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20-Week Abortion Ban

By Sen. Joe Gruters, Rep. Erin Grall and Rep. Tommy Gregory
SB 558 / HB 1345

SB 558 / HB 1345 is a dangerous and deceitful attempt to restrict access to reproductive care.

Twenty-week abortion bans are unconstitutional attempts by opponents of safe and legal abortion to impose restrictions on access to abortion. Abortion is a deeply personal, often complicated decision for a woman to make. Once again, politicians are inserting themselves in the most private and personal medical decisions best left between a woman in consultation with her doctor, her family and her faith.

about 20-week abortion bans

General Facts

Twenty-week abortion bans are unconstitutional attempts by opponents of safe and legal abortion to impose restrictions on access to abortion.

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Legal Issues

These laws ban abortion prior to viability, in clear violation of a woman’s constitutionally protected right to an abortion.

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Medical Opposition

Leading medical groups oppose 20-week bans that interfere with the patient-provider relationship and allow politicians to impose arbitrary restrictions on access to abortion.

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