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Roe v. Wade / Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization : SCOTUS Decision and the Federal Response: Committees

Compilation of select federal responses to the SCOTUS decision overturning Roe v. Wade

Senate Finance Committee

Senate HELP Committee

Senate Judiciary Committee

House Armed Services Committee

  • Hearing - Service Members' Reproductive Health and Readiness (7/29/22) [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]

House Education & the Workforce Committee

House Energy & Commerce Committee

House Judiciary Committee

  • Hearing - What’s Next: The Threat to Individual Freedoms in a Post-Roe World (7/14/22) [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]

House Oversight Committee

  • Maloney, Krishnamoorthi, and Jacobs Launch Probe of Reproductive Health Data Privacy (7/8/22) [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]
  • Oversight Committee to Hold Hearing on Abortion Access in Post-Roe America (7/11/22) [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]
  • Hearing - The Impact of the Supreme Court’s Dobbs Decision on Abortion Rights and Access Across the United States (7/13/22) [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]
  • Oversight Committee Hearing Highlights Devastating Impact of Overturning Roe on Abortion Access in Frontline States (7/14/22) [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]
  • Hearing - Examining the Harm to Patients from Abortion Restrictions and the Threat of a National Abortion Ban (9/29/22) [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]
    • Ahead of Hearing, Oversight Committee Releases Memo Detailing Extreme Anti-Abortion Positions of Congressional Republicans [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]
  • Committee Releases Report on Insurer and PBM Compliance with Affordable Care Act’s Birth Control Coverage Requirement (10/25/22) [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]
    • Barriers to Birth Control:  An Analysis of Contraceptive Coverage and Costs for Patients with Private Insurance [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]
    • Chairwoman Maloney to Introduce Legislation to Create National Public Awareness Campaign on Where and How to Access Abortion Care [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]
  • Oversight Democrats Call on Big Tech to Combat the Rampant Spread of Life-Threatening Abortion Misinformation and Disinformation (12/7/23)

House Veterans Affairs Committee

  • Committee Launches New Effort Focused on Reproductive Healthcare Access for America's Veterans (8/18/22) [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]
  • Committee Unveils Veterans Reproductive Healthcare Survey (8/23/22) [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]
  • Chairman Takano Leads Public Comment Letter on VA's IFR [Interim Final Rule on abortions] (10/14/22) [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]
  • Chairman Takano Releases Majority Staff Report on Women Veterans' Reproductive Healthcare (11/7/22) [previous Congress; captured in Internet Archive]