April 18, 2019

House passes parental consent prior to a minor’s abortion

HB 1335 (Grall) would require that a parent or legal guardian provide consent before a minor can undergo an abortion. Parental consent is required for medical and surgical interventions for minors including ear piercing and dispensing aspirin at school. However, this is not the case when a minor seeks an abortion. The bill contains a provision that … Continue reading “House passes parental consent prior to a minor’s abortion”