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Key Votes

SB 88 - Offering Sonograms to Women Considering Abortion - Key Vote

South Dakota Key Votes

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Issues

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Offering Sonograms to Women Considering Abortion

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (38-32) - (Key vote)

Title: Offering Sonograms to Women Considering Abortion

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires abortion facilities to offer a pregnant woman the opportunity to view a sonogram before performing an abortion.

Highlights:
- Requires the facility to document the woman's response to the offer, including the date and time of the offer and the woman's signature (Sec. 1). - Expands the Department of Health's reporting requirements for physicians to include documenting the number of women who agreed to view a sonogram before undergoing an abortion and those that refused, and of the total who agreed to view the sonogram, how many still obtained an abortion (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (22-12) - (Key vote)

Title: Offering Sonograms to Women Considering Abortion

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires abortion facilities to offer a pregnant woman the opportunity to view a sonogram before performing an abortion.

Highlights:
- Requires the facility to document the woman's response to the offer, including the date and time of the offer and the woman's signature (Sec. 1). - Expands the Department of Health's reporting requirements for physicians to include documenting the number of women who agreed to view a sonogram before undergoing an abortion and those that refused, and of the total who agreed to view the sonogram, how many still obtained an abortion (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Offering Sonograms to Women Considering Abortion

Sponsors

  • Kenneth D. Albers (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jerry Apa (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jamie M. Boomgarden (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas J. Brunner (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Justin J. Davis (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark DeVries (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jay L. Duenwald (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Joel D. Dykstra (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jason M. Gant (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bob Gray (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Brock L. Greenfield (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Tom Hackl (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Tom M. Hansen (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Arlen 'Arnie' Hauge (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Phyllis M. Heineman (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gordon K. Howie (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Roger W. Hunt (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gary L. Jerke (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kent D. Juhnke (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank J. Kloucek (SD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Gilbert 'Gil' Koetzle (SD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Al Koistinen (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • James A. 'Jim' Lintz (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kenneth McNenny (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kathleen 'Kathy' Miles (SD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Garry Allen Moore (SD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul O. Nelson (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kristi Noem (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Al Novstrup (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • James R. 'Jim' Peterson (SD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Valentine Bryce 'Val' Rausch (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Timothy A. 'Tim' Rave (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Larry R. Rhoden (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dennis R. Schmidt (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Orville B. Smidt (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Daniel D. 'Dan' Sutton (SD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Donald D. 'Don' Van Etten (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Keri K. Weems (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Hal G. Wick (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark K. Willadsen (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
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