Category Archives: Legislation

Kentucky House approves ban on dismemberment abortions. HB 454 onto Senate

By Dave Andrusko As still another illustration of the maxim that elections have consequences, the Kentucky House of Representatives Monday overwhelmingly passed House Bill 454 which would ban what supporters call “cruel and gruesome” dismemberment abortions. The

MCCL supports women’s right to view ultrasound

By Bill Poehler ST. PAUL — A woman’s right to view her ultrasound prior to an abortion would be guaranteed under legislation introduced this month with the strong support of Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL), the

Good News from Richmond!! An update on legislation

By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life (VSHL) The 2018 General Assembly wraps up this week. It was a surprisingly busy year. A total of 12 pro-abortion bills were defeated and pro-life members of

Step-by-step SB 2494 is steadily advancing in Tennessee Legislature

Would prioritize Title X funds away from PPFA and to public health departments In his first official act the newly-elected pro-abortion governor of New Jersey restored state funding for Planned Parenthood, overturning the pro-life funding policies of

NRLC Urges Congress to support Conscience Protection Act FY18 Appropriations Bill

Dear Member of Congress: The National Right to Life Committee, the federation of state right-to-life organizations, strongly urges your support for the Conscience Protection Act (H.R. 644). Congress must pass a government-wide FY18 appropriations bill by March

With vote in WV House, pro-life resolution SJR 12 Becomes Amendment 1

Voters will decide in November referendum Earlier today, the West Virginia House, following in the footsteps of the Senate, passed SJR 12 by a decisive vote of 73-26. As a result Amendment 1, which would return the

Washington state bill links abortion coverage with maternity care

Sent to governor for expected signature By Dave Andrusko Back on August 15 , Oregon Right to Life explained that Today Governor Kate Brown signed House Bill 3391 into law, solidifying Oregon’s status as the most radically

Tennessee Senate to vote today on SB 2494, Emails needed

Would prioritize Title X funds away from PPFA and to public health departments Recently, the newly-elected pro-abortion governor in another state overturned pro-life funding policies of the outgoing governor and, in his first official act, restored state

Florida House passes ban on Dismemberment Abortions 72-42

By Dave Andrusko By an overwhelming 72-42 margin, Florida’s House of Representatives Thursday approved HB1429, a bill which would outlaw the savage procedure of killing a living unborn child by ripping and tearing the baby apart limb

Hawaii assisted suicide bill passes two House committees

Committee member complains he never saw text of amended bill By Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director, Euthanasia Prevention Coalition I have very bad news from Hawaii. After a five-hour hearing on Wednesday, the House Judiciary Committee voted (7-1)

West Virginia House Judiciary passes SJR 12

By West Virginians for Life On Wednesday, the West Virginia House Judiciary Committee passed SJR 12 which would return the state Constitution to a neutral position on abortion and abortion funding. It reads, “Nothing in the Constitution

S.C. Senate Medical Affairs Advances Ban on Dismemberment Abortion

By Holly Gatling, Executive Director, South Carolina Citizens for Life (COLUMBIA, S.C., March 1) The South Carolina Senate Medical Affairs Committee today moved the bill to ban dismemberment abortions on to the full Senate. By a party