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    This page contains bill sponsorships in the Senate and House. Bill sponsorships indicate the topics that legislators are most interested in, and spend the most time on.

16-S2464 on Jan 21, 2016

Bill Sponsorship: S.2464/H.R.816
Source: Life at Conception Act
A bill to implement equal protection under the 14th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States for the right to life of each born and preborn human person.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, to implement equal protection for the right to life of each born and preborn human person, the Congress hereby declares that the right to life guaranteed by the Constitution is vested in each human being.

Nothing in this Act shall be construed to require the prosecution of any woman for the death of her unborn child, a prohibition on in vitro fertilization, or a prohibition on use of birth control or another means of preventing fertilization.

In this Act, the terms `human person` and `human being` include each member of the species homo sapiens at all stages of life, including the moment of fertilization or cloning, or other moment at which an individual member of the human species comes into being. Also see the related House of Representatives bill H.R.816

Updated with S.231 - Life at Conception Act of 2017


    Participating counts on VoteMatch question 1. Question 1: Abortion is a woman's unrestricted right Scores: -2=Strongly oppose; -1=Oppose; 0=neutral; 1=Support; 2=Strongly support.
  • Topic: Abortion
  • Headline: Include pre-born human beings in 14th Amendment protection (Score: -2)
  • Headline 2: Include pre-born human beings in 14th Amendment protection (Score: -2)

  • Key for participation codes:
  • Sponsorships: p=sponsored; o=co-sponsored; s=signed
  • Memberships: c=chair; m=member; e=endorsed; f=profiled; s=scored
  • Resolutions: i=introduced; w=wrote; a=adopted
  • Cases: w=wrote; j=joined; d=dissented; c=concurred
  • Surveys: '+' supports; '-' opposes.



Democrats participating in 16-S2464



Republicans participating in 16-S2464

John Boozman s1oAR Republican Jr SenatorJan 27, 2016
John Hoeven s1oND Former Republican Governor (2000-2010)Jun 19, 2017
James Inhofe s1oOK Republican Sr SenatorJan 24, 2017
John Neely Kennedy s1oLA Republican Senate ChallengerJan 30, 2017
John Neely Kennedy s1oLA Republican candidate for governorJan 30, 2017
Rand Paul s2pKY Republican Jr SenatorJan 21, 2016
David Perdue s1oGA Republican challengerJan 24, 2017
Mike Rounds s1oSD Former Republican Governor (2002-2010)Jan 24, 2017
Tim Scott s1oSC Republican Senator-AppointeeFeb 23, 2016
John Thune s1oSD Republican Jr Senator; previously RepresentativeJan 27, 2016
Roger Wicker s1oMississippi Republican (Senate 2008)May 25, 2017



Independents participating in 16-S2464

Daniel Coats s1oIN Director of National IntelligenceFeb 4, 2016



Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 0
Republicans: 11
Independents: 1


















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