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HR 718

Title: Protecting the Dignity of Unborn Children Act of 2017
Author: Rep. Tiberi, Patrick J. [R-OH-12]

<p><b>Protecting the Dignity of Unborn Children Act of </b><b>2017</b></p> <p>This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime to recklessly dispose of or abandon fetal remains in a landfill or in any navigable waters of the United States. </p> <p>The term ""fetal remains"" means any part (except a cremated part) of a deceased human fetus following an abortion.</p> <p> A violator is subject to a fine, up to three years in prison, or both. </p>

Introduced in House 01/27/2017
Introduced in House 01/27/2017
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. 01/27/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. 02/14/2017

Bill Text
08/16/2017 - HR 718 (Introduced+in+House)
01/27/2017 - HR 718 (Introduced+in+House)


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