This report is one in a series of updates. For the most recent coverage of this report series, please see 13-RL-33467d in the 2013 issue. Discusses Roe v. Wade, Doe v. Bolton, and other Supreme Court decisions on abortion, including decisions bearing on HHS and other public funding of abortion and late-term abortions. Describes history of proposed constitutional amendments and other Congressional attempts to prohibit or restrict abortion, and addresses issues related to health reform under P.L. 111-148, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Reviews legislation in the 112th and 113th Congresses.
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