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House Committee on Energy and CommerceCommerce, Manufacturing, and TradeIntroducedMay 16th, 2013
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Stop Deceptive Advertising for Women's Services Act
To direct the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe rules prohibiting deceptive advertising of abortion services.
Stop Deceptive Advertising for Women's Services Act - Requires the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to promulgate rules to prohibit, as an unfair and deceptive act or practice, a person from advertising with the intent to deceptively create the impression that: (1) such person is a provider of abortion services if such person does not provide such services, or (2) such person is not a provider of abortion services if such person does provide such services. Defines "abortion services" as providing surgical and non-surgical procedures to terminate a pregnancy, or providing referrals for such procedures. Sets forth the enforcement authority of the FTC, including with respect to nonprofit organizations.