PUBLIC LAW 100-517—OCT. 24, 1988
102 STAT. 2583
SEC. 8. RESTRICTIVE STATE LAWS.
Section 1311(a)(l) (42 U.S.C. 300e-10(a)(l)) is amended by striking out "or" at the end of subparagraph (C), by striking out ", and" at the end of subparagraph (D) and inserting in lieu thereof ", or", and by adding at the end the following: "(E) imposes requirements which would prohibit the entity from complying with the requirements of this title, and". SEC. 9. PROHIBITION ON CERTAIN POLICY CHANGES.
Abortion. 42 USC 1302
With respect to abortion services, the Secretary of Health and note. Human Services shall not promulgate or issue any regulations, policy statements, or interpretations or develop any practices concerning the performance of medically necessary procedures if such regulations, policy statements, interpretations, or practices would be inconsistent with regulations, policy statements, interpretations, or practices in effect on the date of the enactment of this Act. Approved October 24, 1988.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.R. 3235: HOUSE REPORTS: No. 100-417 (Comm. on Energy and Commerce) and No. 100-1056 (Comm. of Conference). SENATE REPORTS: No. 100-304 (Comm. on Labor and Human Resources). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD: Vol. 133 (1987): Nov. 3, considered and passed House. Vol. 134 (1988): Aug. 11, considered and passed Senate, amended. Oct. 5, House agreed to conference report. Oct. 7, Senate agreed to conference report.