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SCS HB 147 - Pre-Abortion Ultrasound Requirement - Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Pre-Abortion Ultrasound Requirement

Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (Senate) (31-17) -
Legislation - Conference Report Adopted (House) (110-47) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (36-17) - (Key vote)

Title: Pre-Abortion Ultrasound Requirement

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill requiring an ultrasound or sonogram to be offered before an abortion can be performed.

Highlights:
-Requires all physicians who perform abortions to provide information on where a free ultrasound or sonogram can be obtained and to sign a form verifying that the option of viewing an ultrasound or sonogram image was offered (sec. 1).
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Pre-Abortion Ultrasound Requirement

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