Home > 106th Congressional Bills > S. 1051 (es) To amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to manage the Strategic Petroleum Reserve more effectively, and for other purposes. [Engrossed in Senate] ...

S. 1051 (es) To amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to manage the Strategic Petroleum Reserve more effectively, and for other purposes. [Engrossed in Senate] ...


Google
 
Web GovRecords.org








107th CONGRESS
  1st Session
                                S. 1050

                 To protect infants who are born alive.


_______________________________________________________________________


                   IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

                             June 14, 2001

     Mr. Santorum (for himself, Mr. Fitzgerald, and Mr. Voinovich) 
introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the 
                       Committee on the Judiciary

_______________________________________________________________________

                                 A BILL


 
                 To protect infants who are born alive.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ``Born-Alive Infants Protection Act''.

SEC. 2. DEFINITION OF BORN-ALIVE INFANT.

    (a) In General.--Chapter 1 of title 1, United States Code, is 
amended by adding at the end the following:
``Sec. 8. `Person', `human being', `child', and `individual' as 
              including born-alive infant
    ``(a) In determining the meaning of any Act of Congress, or of any 
ruling, regulation, or interpretation of the various administrative 
bureaus and agencies of the United States, the words `person', `human 
being', `child', and `individual', shall include every infant member of 
the species homo sapiens who is born alive at any stage of development.
    ``(b) As used in this section, the term `born alive', with respect 
to a member of the species homo sapiens, means the complete expulsion 
or extraction from his or her mother of that member, at any stage of 
development, who after such expulsion or extraction breathes or has a 
beating heart, pulsation of the umbilical cord, or definite movement of 
voluntary muscles, regardless of whether the umbilical cord has been 
cut, and regardless of whether the expulsion or extraction occurs as a 
result of natural or induced labor, caesarean section, or induced 
abortion.
    ``(c) Nothing in this section shall be construed to affirm, deny, 
expand, or contract any legal status or legal right applicable to any 
member of the species homo sapiens at any point prior to being born 
alive as defined in this section.''.
    (b) Clerical Amendment.--The table of sections at the beginning of 
chapter 1 of title 1, United States Code, is amended by adding at the 
end the following new item:

``8. `Person', `human being', `child', and `individual' as including 
                            born-alive infant.''.
                                 <all>

Pages: 1

Other Popular 106th Congressional Bills Documents:

1 S.Res. 216 (is) Designating the Month of November 1999 as ``National American Indian Heritage Month''. [Introduced in Senate] ...
2 H.R. 898 (rh) Designating certain land in the San Isabel National Forest in the State of Colorado as the ``Spanish Peaks Wilderness''. [Reported in House] ...
3 H.J.Res. 9 (ih) Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to allow an item veto of appropriation bills. [Introduced in House] ...
4 H.R. 4301 (ih) To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act relating to the distribution chain of prescription drugs. [Introduced in House] ...
5 S. 623 (is) To amend Public Law 89-108 to increase authorization levels for State [Introduced in Senate] ...
6 S. 376 (is) To amend the Communications Satellite Act of 1962 to promote competition and privatization in satellite communications, and for other purposes. [Introduced in Senate] ...
7 H.R. 3068 (ih) To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 617 State Street in Erie, Pennsylvania, as the ``Samuel J. Roberts Federal Building and United States Courthouse''. [Introduced in House] ...
8 H.R. 2488 (ih) To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to reduce individual income [Introduced in House] ...
9 H.R. 999 (eh) To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to improve the quality of coastal recreation waters, and for other purposes. [Engrossed in House] ...
10 S. 310 (is) To provide for a Dekalb-Peachtree Airport buyout initiative. [Introduced in Senate] ...
11 H.R. 5322 (ih) To provide to the Timbisha Shoshone Tribe a permanent land base within its aboriginal homeland, and for other purposes. [Introduced in House] ...
12 H.R. 818 (ih) To amend the Small Business Act to authorize a pilot program for the implementation of disaster mitigation measures by small businesses. [Introduced in House] ...
13 H.R. 15 (rh) To designate a portion of the Otay Mountain region of California as wilderness. [Reported in House] ...
14 H.R. 3519 (enr) To provide for negotiations for the creation of a trust fund to be administered by the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development or the International Development Association to combat the AIDS epidemic. [Enrolled bill] %%Filena...
15 H.R. 2932 (rfs) To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study of the Golden Spike/Crossroads of the West National Heritage Area Study Area and to establish the Crossroads of the West Historic District in the State of Utah. [Referred in Senate...
16 H.R. 835 (ih) To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the research credit and to adjust the alternative incremental credit rates. [Introduced in House] ...
17 S. 3273 (is) To require the Federal Election Commission to study voting procedures in Federal elections, award Voting Improvement Grants to States, and for other purposes. [Introduced in Senate] ...
18 S. 2155 (is) To suspend through December 31, 2003, the duty on meta- chlorobenzaldehyde, propiophenone, 4-bromo-2-fluoroacetanilide, and 2,6-dichlorotoluene. [Introduced in Senate] ...
19 H.R. 1995 (ih) To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to empower teachers, improve student achievement through high-quality professional development for teachers, reauthorize the Reading Excellence Act, and for other purposes. [Introd...
20 S. 1111 (is) To provide continuing authorization for a National Conference on Small Business, and for other purposes. [Introduced in Senate] ...
21 H.R. 3569 (ih) To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish an independent [Introduced in House] ...
22 H.R. 4400 (ih) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1601-1 Main Street in Jacksonville, Florida, as the ``Eddie Mae Steward Post Office Building''. [Introduced in House] ...
23 H.R. 5019 (ih) To convey certain submerged lands to the Government of the Virgin Islands. [Introduced in House] ...
24 H.R. 2863 (eh) To clarify the legal effect on the United States of the acquisition of a parcel of land in the Red Cliffs Desert Reserve in the State of Utah. [Engrossed in House] ...
25 H.R. 2454 (rh) To assure the long-term conservation of mid-continent light geese and [Reported in House] ...
26 S. 2819 (is) To provide for the establishment of an assistance program for health insurance consumers. [Introduced in Senate] ...
27 H.R. 2389 (eh) To restore stability and predictability to the annual payments made to States and counties containing National Forest System lands and public domain lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management for use by the counties for the benefit of p...
28 H.R. 2079 (enr) To provide for the conveyance of certain National Forest System lands in the State of South Dakota. [Enrolled bill] ...
29 H.R. 1141 (pp) Making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1999, and for other purposes. [Public Print] ...
30 S. 2002 (es) For the relief of Tony Lara. [Engrossed in Senate] ...


Other Documents:

106th Congressional Bills Records and Documents

GovRecords.org presents information on various agencies of the United States Government. Even though all information is believed to be credible and accurate, no guarantees are made on the complete accuracy of our government records archive. Care should be taken to verify the information presented by responsible parties. Please see our reference page for congressional, presidential, and judicial branch contact information. GovRecords.org values visitor privacy. Please see the privacy page for more information.
House Rules:

104th House Rules
105th House Rules
106th House Rules

Congressional Bills:

104th Congressional Bills
105th Congressional Bills
106th Congressional Bills
107th Congressional Bills
108th Congressional Bills

Supreme Court Decisions

Supreme Court Decisions

Additional

1995 Privacy Act Documents
1997 Privacy Act Documents
1994 Unified Agenda
2004 Unified Agenda

Congressional Documents:

104th Congressional Documents
105th Congressional Documents
106th Congressional Documents
107th Congressional Documents
108th Congressional Documents

Congressional Directory:

105th Congressional Directory
106th Congressional Directory
107th Congressional Directory
108th Congressional Directory

Public Laws:

104th Congressional Public Laws
105th Congressional Public Laws
106th Congressional Public Laws
107th Congressional Public Laws
108th Congressional Public Laws

Presidential Records

1994 Presidential Documents
1995 Presidential Documents
1996 Presidential Documents
1997 Presidential Documents
1998 Presidential Documents
1999 Presidential Documents
2000 Presidential Documents
2001 Presidential Documents
2002 Presidential Documents
2003 Presidential Documents
2004 Presidential Documents

Home Executive Judicial Legislative Additional Reference About Privacy