West Virginia has become the 31st state to enact a meaningful Parent’s Right to Know Act. HB 2002, was successfully amended in the Senate and passed on the last day of the session by a 28-6 vote. The House concurred a few hours later by a vote of 82-17. The bill closes a loophole in …Continue reading "West Virginia Governor Jim Justice signs two pro-life bills"
By Dave Andrusko On Wednesday West Virginia Governor Jim Justice signed two measures into law: a strengthened parent’s right to know bill and a “telemedicine” bill which explicitly prevents long-distance prescription of abortifacient drugs. On April 8, the last day of the West Virginia legislative session, the Senate overwhelmingly passed HB 2002, the Parent’s Right …Continue reading "West Virginia Governor signs two pro-life bills"
Editor’s note. This was provided by West Virginians for Life. A “crossover” deadline refers to the last day for a bill to pass out of the chamber in which it was introduced and move forward for consideration in the opposite chamber. Charleston, March 24, 2017– The Parent’s Right to Know Act (H.B. 2002/S.B. 424) will …Continue reading "West Virginia Capitol Report: Update on The Parent’s Right to Know Act"