Legislation

Kentucky Puts Abortion Amendment on the Ballot

Pro-life supporters were thankful and pleased with the Senate passage of a constitutional amendment on abortion that puts the issue in the hands of Kentucky citizens. House Bill 91 is one sentence, but it speaks volumes and the Senate recognized that by passing it in the last hours of the 2021  […]

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Texas Senate Passes 6 Pro-Life Bills

The Texas Senate approved six anti-abortion bills, including a proposal that would outlaw the procedure once a fetal heartbeat is detected, typically before a woman is aware she is pregnant, and another that effectively bans the procedure all together. The second measure would become law if the  […]

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SD Gov. Noen Signs 4 Pro-Life Bills

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noen signed four pro-life bills into law, including HB 1110, which bans abortion based on a diagnosis of Down Syndrome. "The Declaration of Independence summarizes what we all know in our hearts to be true: God created each of us and endowed all of us with the right to  […]

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Illinois Lawmaker Proposes Ultrasound Law

Illinois abortion clinics could soon be required to offer ultrasounds to patients after eight weeks of pregnancy. A new bill, proposed by pro-life State Rep. Paul Jacobs, R-Carbondale, would not require patients to accept and get an ultrasound, but doctors would be required to ask their patients if  […]

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Wyoming Committee Advances Abortion Pill Ban

A bill that would outlaw medication abortions in Wyoming passed a committee hearing after doctors who testified said the legislation would effectively eliminate the procedure in the state. Physicians, as well as pro-choice advocates, testified against the bill in the Wyoming Senate on varying  […]

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Arkansas Abortion Ban Makes No Exception for Rape, Incest

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed into law legislation banning nearly all abortions in the state, a sweeping measure that supporters hope will force the U.S. Supreme Court to revisit its landmark Roe v. Wade decision but opponents vow to block before it takes effect later this year. The Republican  […]

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Idaho House Votes to Defund Abortion Providers

The Idaho House of Representatives passed a bill to bar public funding for abortion providers for any purposes, along with entities affiliated with them. Sponsored by Rep. Bruce Skaug, R-Nampa, HB 220 would halt all public funding, from all levels of government, to Planned Parenthood or any other  […]

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Montana Senate Passes 'Born Alive' Bill

On a party-line vote with Republican support, the Senate gave initial approval to a bill that would create the "Born-Alive Infant Protection Act." The bill would require health care providers to take "all medically appropriate and reasonable actions to preserve the life and  […]

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Oklahoma Committee Advances Heartbeat Bill

Pro-life supporters in Oklahoma saw another anti-abortion bill pass committee. House Bill 2441 passed the House States Right Committee with a vote of 5-1. This bill would stop abortions from being performed once a heartbeat is detected. "This bill is about protecting the most vulnerable – the  […]

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Kentucky House Advances Amendment on Abortion

The House passed a proposed constitutional amendment by a wide margin Thursday to declare there is no right to an abortion in Kentucky, the second consecutive year the chamber passed the legislation. House Bill 91, sponsored by Rep. Joe Fischer, R-Ft. Thomas, passed by a 76-20 vote, a slightly  […]

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