Summary

A bill to amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions. Read More

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This bill was introduced on Jan 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not passed.

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A BILL

To amend title X of the Public Health Service Act to prohibit family planning grants from being awarded to any entity that performs abortions.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

This Act may be cited as the ``Title X Family Planning Act''.

SEC. 2. AMENDMENT TO THE PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE ACT.

Section 1008 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300a-6) is amended to read as follows:

``SEC. 1008. PROHIBITION ON ABORTION.

``(a) In General.--None of the funds appropriated under this title shall be distributed to grantees who perform abortions or whose subgrantees perform abortions, except where a woman suffers from a physical disorder, physical injury, or physical illness, including a life-endangering physical condition caused by or arising from the pregnancy itself, that would, as certified by a physician, place the woman in danger of death unless an abortion is performed. The preceding sentence shall not apply to a grantee or subgrantee that is a hospital, so long as such hospital does not subgrant to a non-hospital entity that performs abortions. ``(b) List.--Not later than 6 months after the date of enactment of the Title X Family Planning Act, and each fiscal year thereafter, the Secretary shall submit to Congress a list of grantees, to which subsection (a) applies, under this title for the fiscal year involved that perform abortions regardless of how such abortions are funded. ``(c) Limitations on Eligibility.-- ``(1)...

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