Federal - S 1881

A bill to prohibit Federal funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America (official title to be confirmed).

Introduced

July 28, 2015

Description

A bill to prohibit Federal funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America (official title to be confirmed).

Our Position

Oppose

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 45

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  • Aug. 3, 2015L. Graham, R-S.C., Senate speech: Personal explanation for roll call vote no.262, and would have voted yea if present. Congressional Record p. S6228

  • Aug. 3, 2015 — McConnell, R-Ky., motion to reconsider the vote on which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed to the bill, pending at recess. Congressional Record p. S6228

  • Aug. 3, 2015Senate Vote 262 Federal Funding for Planned Parenthood — Cloture
    Motion to invoke cloture (thus limiting debate) on the McConnell, R-Ky., motion to proceed to the bill that would prohibit federal funding for the Planned Parenthood Federation of America or any of the organization's affiliates, subsidiaries, successors or clinics. The bill would state that it shall not be interpreted to reduce overall federal funding available for women's health or to affect abortion-related limitations in appropriations laws. Motion rejected 53-46. Note: Three-fifths of the total Senate (60) is required to invoke cloture. Subsequently, McConnell, R-Ky., offered a motion to reconsider the vote. Congressional Record p. S6228

  • Aug. 3, 2015 — McConnell, R-Ky. motion to proceed to the bill, pending at recess. Congressional Record p. S6215-S6228

  • Aug. 3, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Flake, (R-Ariz.)
  • Aug. 3, 2015 — S. Collins, R-Maine, amendment introduced in the Senate: amendment no 2545. (Ordered to lie on the table.) Congressional Record p. S6243

  • July 30, 2015 — McConnell, R-Ky., motion to invoke cloture (thus limiting debate) on the motion to proceed to the bill, pending at recess. Congressional Record p. S6161-S6165

  • July 30, 2015 — McConnell, R-Ky., motion to proceed to the bill, pending at recess. Congressional Record p. S6161-S6165

  • July 30, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 12

    Cochran, (R-Miss.)Hatch, (R-Utah)Sessions, J. (R-Ala.)
    Corker, (R-Tenn.)Hoeven, (R-N.D.)Shelby, (R-Ala.)
    Gardner, (R-Colo.)Moran, Jerry (R-Kan.)Sullivan, (R-Alaska)
    Graham, L. (R-S.C.)Risch, (R-Idaho)Toomey, (R-Pa.)
  • July 29, 2015 — Placed on the Senate Legislative Calendar by unanimous consent. Congressional Record p. S6089, S6132

  • July 29, 2015Draft bill text released by Sen. Ernst, R-Iowa

  • July 29, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 13

    Burr, (R-N.C.)McCain, (R-Ariz.)Tillis, (R-N.C.)
    Cassidy, (R-La.)Perdue, (R-Ga.)Vitter, (R-La.)
    Cotton, (R-Ark.)Portman, (R-Ohio)Wicker, (R-Miss.)
    Crapo, (R-Idaho)Rounds, (R-S.D.)
    Lee, M. (R-Utah)Rubio, (R-Fla.)
  • July 29, 2015 — Companion measure, HR 3301, introduced by Rep. David Jolly (R-Fla.).

  • July 28, 2015 — Original cosponsor(s): 19

    Barrasso, (R-Wyo.)Enzi, (R-Wyo.)Paul, Rand (R-Ky.)
    Blunt, (R-Mo.)Fischer, (R-Neb.)Roberts, (R-Kan.)
    Boozman, (R-Ark.)Inhofe, (R-Okla.)Sasse, (R-Neb.)
    Coats, (R-Ind.)Isakson, (R-Ga.)Scott, T. (R-S.C.)
    Cornyn, (R-Texas)Johnson, R. (R-Wis.)Thune, (R-S.D.)
    Cruz, (R-Texas)Lankford, (R-Okla.)
    Daines, (R-Mont.)McConnell, (R-Ky.)
  • July 28, 2015 — Introduced in the Senate and read the first time. Congressional Record p. S6073