By Holly Gatling, Executive Director, South Carolina Citizens for Life By a vote of 32-10, the South Carolina Senate today set the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H4223) for special order. A special order means the Senate agrees to take a bill out of order. It takes only one senator to block pro-life legislation …Continue reading "South Carolina Senate Sets Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act for “Special Order”"
By Holly Gatling, executive director, South Carolina Citizens for Life In an unprecedented victory for unborn children, the South Carolina House passed the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H4223) by an overwhelming vote of 84-29. The vote included 70 Republicans and 14 Democrats. All 29 votes against the bill were Democrats. South Carolina Citizens …Continue reading "South Carolina House Passes Fetal Pain Act by Overwhelming 84-29 vote"
By Holly Gatling, executive director, South Carolina Citizens for Life The vote on the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H 4223) was delayed in the South Carolina House Wednesday, but the bill was moved to the top of the contested calendar. That action averted a filibuster and still leaves enough time for the House …Continue reading "Vote on Fetal Pain Bill Postponed in South Carolina House"