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Women's Public Health and Safety Act (abortion providers in Medicaid)
Bill # H.R.656

Original Sponsor:
Sean Duffy (R-WI 7th)

Cosponsor Total: 23
(last sponsor added 04/03/2017)
  23 Republicans
About This Legislation:
The Women's Public Health and Safety Act (H.R. 656), sponsored by Congressman Sean Duffy (R-Wi.), would amend federal Medicaid law to clarify that states have the flexibility to exclude abortion providers (such as Planned Parenthood) from the program, if a state so chooses.  National Right to Life supports this legislation.

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