Judiciary

H.R. 36- Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act: Amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime for any person to perform or attempt to perform an abortion if the probable post-fertilization age of the fetus is 20 weeks or more. (Franks R-AZ)

H.R. 490- Heartbeat Protection Act of 2017: Mandates that abortionists check for a fetal heartbeat before committing abortions. They may not commit an abortion if a fetal heartbeat is detected. (King R-IA)

H.R. 692- Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act: Amends the federal criminal code to prohibit transporting a minor child across a state line to obtain an abortion (deems such transporting to be a de facto abridgment of the right of a parent under any law in the minor’s state of residence that requires parental involvement in the minor’s abortion decision). Makes an exception for an abortion necessary to save the life of the minor. (Ros-Lehtinen R-FL)

H.R. 681- Life at Conception Act: ​Declares that the right to life guaranteed by the Constitution is vested in each human being at all stages of life, including the moment of fertilization, cloning, or other moment at which an individual comes into being. (Mooney R-WV)

H.R. 2956- Parental Notification and Intervention Act of 2017: ​Prohibit performing an abortion on anyone under the age of 18 unless the minor's parents have been notified. (Gohmert R-TX)

H.R. 909- Pet and Women Safety Act: Amends the federal criminal code to prohibit threats or acts of violence against a person's pet under the offenses of stalking and interstate violation of a protection order. Directs the Department of Agriculture to award grants to eligible entities to carry out programs to provide specified housing assistance, support services, and training of relevant stakeholders to victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking and their pets. (Ros-Lehtinen R-FL)

H.Res. 181: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives with respect to the nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. (Gaetz R-FL)