Senate Bill 2585
116th Congress(2019-2020)
Ensuring Accurate and Complete Abortion Data Reporting Act of 2019
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Sep 26, 2019
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Sep 26, 2019
Latest Action
Sep 26, 2019
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
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Bill Number
2585
Congress
116
Policy Area
Health
Health
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Sponsorship by Party
Iowa
Florida
Indiana
Arkansas
Missouri
Arkansas
Nebraska
North Dakota
Oklahoma
South Carolina
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Ensuring Accurate and Complete Abortion Data Reporting Act of 2019

This bill requires states, as a condition of federal payment under Medicaid for family planning services, to report certain abortion data to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (Currently, reporting is voluntary.) The CDC must develop standardized questions for states with respect to specified variables (e.g., maternal demographics and methods of abortion).

Text (1)
September 26, 2019
Actions (2)
09/26/2019
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
09/26/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Sep 27, 2019 4:42:32 AM
Updated
Sep 16, 2020 4:37:33 AM