H.R. 708 – To restrict assistance to foreign organizations that perform or actively promote abortions
The bill would restrict U.S. foreign assistance funds from being appropriated to any organization (private, NGO, multilateral, etc.) that performs or promotes abortions except in the case where the motherâ€™s life is at threat or where the pregnancy was due to forcible rape or incest.
Learn more about the act here (GovTrack).
also of interest
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- "Global Sexual and Reproductive Health Act of 2013" introduced in House
- House Appropriations Committee approves FY 2014 State and Foreign Operations Appropriations Bill