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SB 8 - Establishes a Tiered System for Federal Family Planning Funds Distribution - Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Establishes a Tiered System for Federal Family Planning Funds Distribution

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (31-6) - (Key vote)

Title: Establishes a Tiered System for Federal Family Planning Funds Distribution

Vote Result
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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with House amendments and pass a bill which establishes a three-tiered system for distributing federal family planning funds within the state.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits state funds from being used to pay for abortions (Sec. 2).
  • Requires federal family planning funds to be distributed to eligible individuals, organizations, and entities in the following order of priority (Sec. 2):
    • Highest priority to public agencies that provide family planning services;
    • Second-highest priority to nonpublic entities that directly provide public health services, including family planning services; and
    • Lowest priority to nonpublic entities that only provide family planning services.
  • Prohibits state funds from being used, granted, paid, or distributed to any nonpublic entity or organization that only provides family planning services (Sec. 2). 
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (75-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Establishes a Tiered System for Federal Family Planning Funds Distribution

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass with amendment a bill which establishes a three-tiered system for distributing federal family planning funds within the state.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits state funds from being used to pay for abortions (Sec. 2).
  • Requires federal family planning funds to be distributed to eligible individuals, organizations, and entities in the following order of priority (Sec. 2):
    • Highest priority to public agencies that provide family planning services;
    • Second-highest priority to nonpublic entities that directly provide public health services, including family planning services; and
    • Lowest priority to nonpublic entities that only provide family planning services.
  • Prohibits state funds from being used, granted, paid, or distributed to any nonpublic entity or organization that only provides family planning services (Sec. 2). 
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (31-6) - (Key vote)

Title: Establishes a Tiered System for Federal Family Planning Funds Distribution

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill which establishes a three-tiered system for distributing federal family planning funds within the state.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits state funds from being used to pay for abortions (Sec. 2).
  • Requires federal family planning funds to be distributed to eligible individuals, organizations, and entities in the following order of priority (Sec. 2):
    • Highest priority to public agencies that provide family planning services;
    • Second-highest priority to nonpublic entities that directly provide public health services, including family planning services; and
    • Lowest priority to nonpublic entities that only provide family planning services.
  • Prohibits state funds from being used, granted, paid, or distributed to any nonpublic entity or organization that only provides family planning services (Sec. 2). 
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Establishes a Tiered System for Federal Family Planning Funds Distribution

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