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Key Votes

HB 1466 - Abortion Ban - Key Vote

North Dakota Key Votes

Rick Berg voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Rick Berg made in this general time period.

Stages

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Issues

Stage Details

Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Abortion Ban

Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (68-24) - (Key vote)

Title: Abortion Ban

Highlights:
- Makes it a Class C felony to perform an abortion [sec. 1 (1)]. - Provides exceptions for saving the pregnant woman’s life or terminating a pregnancy resulting from “sexual imposition, sexual abuse of a ward, or incest” [sec. 1 (3)(a-c)]. - Goes into effect once the attorney general determines that the bill will likely be upheld as constitutional (sec. 2).
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (29-16) - (Key vote)

Title: Abortion Ban

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that criminalizes abortion when such a ban would be upheld as constitutional.

Highlights:
-Makes it a Class C felony to perform an abortion (sec. 1). -Provides exceptions for saving the pregnant woman’s life or terminating a pregnancy resulting from rape or incest (sec. 1). - Goes into effect once the attorney general determines that the bill will likely be upheld as constitutional (sec. 2).
Legislation - Nonconcurrence Vote Passed (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (41-6) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (61-26) - (Key vote)

Title: Abortion Ban

Highlights:
- Makes it a Class C felony to perform an abortion unless a physician feels an abortion is needed to save the pregnant woman's life [sec. 1(14-02.7-02 and 14-02.7-03)]. - Specifies that anyone who violates an injunction by performing or attempting an abortion will be fined $10,000 for first time offense [sec. 1(14-02.7-09)]. - Allows certain individuals, including the parent of a minor or the father of the unborn child, to take legal action against the performance of an abortion unless it is necessary to save the pregnant woman's life [sec. 1(14-02.7-07)]. - Goes into effect once the attorney general determines that the bill will likely be upheld as constitutional (sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Abortion Ban

Sponsors

  • James Kerzman (ND - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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