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Equal Right to Life Act (H.R. 4442)

This law was last updated on Sep 27, 2019


This law is Anti–Choice

State

Federal

Number

H.R. 4442

Status

Proposed

Proposed

Sep 20, 2019

Sponsors

Primary Sponsors: 1
Total Sponsors: 1

Full Bill Text

www.congress.gov

H.R. 4442 would prohibit prenatal genetic testing and abortions on the basis of sexual orientation.

Genetic Testing

The bill would make it a crime for a physician to perform a genetic test to identify the likely sexual orientation of a fetus. A physician who violates this provision would be fined and imprisoned for one to ten years.

Prohibited Abortion

The bill would prohibit a physician from performing an abortion if the pregnant person has undergone genetic testing to determine the sexual orientation of the fetus. A physician who violates this provision would be fined and imprisoned for one to ten years.


Latest Action

9/20/19 – Introduced; referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.


People

Primary Sponsor