HR 217 - Title X Abortion Provider Prohibition Act
HR 217, like HR 61, would require any entity receiving federal funds from
the Title X family planning program to certify that it will not perform
abortions and will not provide any money to another entity that performs
The bill would effectively bar Planned Parenthood and other abortion
providers from participating in the Title X program.
Text: The complete text of HR 217 may be found at
Co-Sponsors: HR 217 was introduced by Congresswoman Diane Black (TN-6) and
has been co-sponsored by 165 Representatives
Status: 1-4-13 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce
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