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Purpose

To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund to provide women with affordable access to comprehensive health care, including preventive services (such as contraception and breast cancer screenings), improve maternal health, and ensure that a woman has the same benefits and services no matter what part of the United States she lives in, all of which is critical to improving the health and well-being of women, children, their families, and society as a whole, and is an essential part of a woman's economic security and opportunity.


Actions (3)

Date All Actions
03/27/2015Proposed amendment SA 812 withdrawn in Senate. (consideration: CR 3/26/2015 S2022)
03/26/2015Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S1960-1961)
03/25/2015Amendment SA 812 proposed by Senator Sanders for Senator Murray. (consideration: CR S1873-1874; text: CR S1873) To establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund to provide women with affordable access to comprehensive health care, including preventive services (such as contraception and breast cancer screenings), improve maternal health, and ensure that a woman has the same benefits and services no matter what part of the United States she lives in, all of which is critical to improving the health and well-being of women, children, their families, and society as a whole, and is an essential part of a woman's economic security and opportunity.

Cosponsors (7)

* = Original cosponsor
Cosponsor Date Cosponsored
Sen. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Mikulski, Barbara A. [D-MD]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Franken, Al [D-MN]* 03/25/2015
Sen. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI] 03/26/2015
Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT] 03/26/2015
Sen. Schatz, Brian [D-HI] 03/27/2015