Category Archives: Legislation

Arizona legislature sends governor bill to amend abortion reporting law, prevent forced abortions, and aid victims of sexual abuse

By Dave Andrusko Arizona’s pro-life Gov. Doug Ducey is expected to sign SB 1394 which makes important changes to the state’s abortion reporting law. On Monday the House passed the bill 35-22. The Senate followed suit on

Kentucky becomes ninth state to ban dismemberment abortions

By Dave Andrusko When pro-life Gov. Matt Bevin signed House Bill 454, Kentucky became the latest state to ban the vicious and gruesome practice of dismemberment abortions. Eight states had already passed bans on dismemberment abortions: Kansas

Massive pro-life turnout in R.I. for hearing on radical abortion measure

By Rhode Island Right to Life Thank you to all of you who responded to our action alert and, especially, to the many who showed up yesterday at the State House. We easily outnumbered the Planned Parenthood

Tennessee Right to Life Applauds Gov. Haslam Signature on Pro-Life Legislation

Pro-life law permanently prioritize Title X funds to local public health departments and away from Planned Parenthood Nashville, April 11, 2018–The state’s oldest and largest pro-life organization publicly thanked Governor Bill Haslam today for signing into law

Nebraska Gov. signs budget preventing Title X money from going to abortion providers

No money in $8.8 billion budget bill for clinics that perform, counsel in favor of or refer patients to abortion services By Dave Andrusko When the unicameral Nebraska legislature was in the throes of a fierce fight

Bill Protecting Babies with Down Syndrome Diagnoses Passes PA House Health Committee

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Preborn babies with a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome will be protected under a bill passed Monday in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Health Committee. The measure passed by a 17 – 09 vote.

Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act moves to Senate after Missouri House overwhelmingly passes H.B. 1266 on vote of 117-31

Already the law in 16 states By Dave Andrusko On Tuesday the Missouri House of Representatives gave final approval to H.B. 1266 which would protect unborn babies from abortion who are 20 weeks and older, a developmental

Pro-Life Day at the Louisiana Capitol Features ‘Adoption Option Act’ Legislation

Pro-Life Leaders, Agencies Gather for Bill Hearings and Lunch with the Governor BATON ROUGE – Louisiana Right to Life’s Pro-Life Day at the Capitol will take place Wednesday at the State Capitol. The House Health and Welfare

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker Signs AB 128 Into Law

Rolls back taxpayer funding for abortion under state employees’ health plans Earlier today Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signed AB 128 into law, ensuring that no taxpayer dollars pay for elective abortions under state employees’ health plans. “Wisconsin

Nebraska Right to Life supports Scheer Amendment to state budget

Prevents Title X money from going to abortion providers By Dave Andrusko Last week, in the middle of an intense fight over the budget which was stalled in the state Senate, pro-life Gov. Pete Ricketts wrote, “Senators

Human Life of Washington opposes Gov. Inslee’s signing abortion legislation

Human Life of Washington opposes Gov. Jay Inslee’s signing of Substitute Senate Bill 6219 mandated abortion legislation. SSB 6219 forces all employers, employees, and taxpayers to pay for abortions, whether through abortifacient drugs or surgical abortions. “It

Mn. Senate committee passes ultrasound right-to-view measure

Women would be empowered with more medical information ST. PAUL — Pro-life legislation ensuring women’s right to view their ultrasound was approved by the Minnesota Senate Health and Human Services Finance and Policy committee Tuesday. The informed