Sunshine Voices: Protecting the Unborn
Support for Pro-Life Bills
Pro-Life Testimonies: Part 1
Women from across Florida give their testimonies in defense of the unborn and encourage others to take action on various pro-life bills moving through the Florida Legislature.
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Pro-life bills under consideration by the legislature include:
Abortion Constitutional Amendment – CS/SJR 1538 (Flores) / HJR 1179 (Baxley)
Prevents tax dollars from being used to provide elective abortion services and ensures that our state courts do not interpret the Florida Constitution to provide broader rights to an abortion than the federal Constitution.
Ultrasound Before Abortion – SB 1744 (Storms) / HB 1127 (Porter)
Requires an ultrasound be performed and reviewed with a woman before giving informed consent for an abortion.
Parental Notice of Abortion – SB 1770 (Hays) / HB 1247 (Stargel)
Revises procedure for judicial waiver of parental notice by a minor seeking an abortion.
Abortion Regulation – SB 1748 (Flores)/ CS/HB 1397 (Burgin)
Revises regulations governing the activities of abortion clinics.
Health Insurance Exchange – CS/SB 1414 (Wise) / CS/HB 97 (Gaetz, M.)
Applies abortion coverage limits to health plans purchased in the insurance exchange established in federal health reform when coverage is subsidized by public funds.
For additional information on these and other important bills being followed by the Florida Catholic Conference, see our legislative report.
You may utilize the link at the end of this message to contact your state legislators and urge support for pro-life measures being considered by Florida’s legislature. Also, be on the lookout for upcoming action alerts on specific pro-life bills.
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