TITLE

Recent Action in the Congress

PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
Congressional Digest;Aug/Sep91, Vol. 70 Issue 8/9, p202
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents highlights of Title X of the Public Health Service Act, which was instituted in 1970 to provide grants to public and private non-profit entities to establish and operate family planning projects. Highlights include: Creation of the Federal Family Planning Program; Title X implementation; 1988 regulations; 1991 Supreme Court ruling and Congressional response; Floor action; Chafee substitute (S. 323); Latest Action.
ACCESSION #
9110214494

 

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