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S1367: ABORTION; LIVE DELIVERY; REPORT; DEFINITION

Category: 

Women’s Healthcare

Bill Summary: 

Requires doctors who perform abortions over 20 weeks gestation to have appropriate resuscitation equipment.  Additionally, if any aborted human fetus shows muscle movement, breathing, or has a heartbeat, the doctor is required to perform life-saving techniques.  Doctors are already required to perform life-saving techniques but this bill defines it further.  Also requires completed paperwork regarding the actions taken to be completed by doctor and witness

Our Position: 

Oppose