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House Session - March 20, 1997

The U.S. House of Representatives considered H.R. 929, the “Partial-Birth” Abortion Ban Bill. The measure contains fine and imprisonment for anyone performing the procedure, as well as the right for fathers and maternal grandparents to sue for damages. It also contains an exception if the procedure saves the life of the mother.

10:00AM - 6:27PM ETHouse Session


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    118th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 165 (After 81 days)
    • Debate67 Hours
    • Special Orders25 Hours
    • Votes40 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches12 Hours
    • Morning Hour13 Hours
    • Opening Procedures1 Hour

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