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Legislative Center

As part of protecting and advancing Missourians' reproductive freedom, we engage with the Missouri Legislature.

We mobilize supporters across the state to engage with their representatives online, at the Capitol, and in their communities about bills that impact reproductive freedom and Planned Parenthood patients' lives.

2020 Missouri Legislative Session

Learn about bills that would impact Missourians' reproductive freedom, as well as bills that would impact Planned Parenthood patients more broadly in our 2020 Bill Summary and from our fact sheets, posted below.

For information about prior years, see our Past Session Archive.

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2020 Fact Sheets

Protecting Patients from Unnecessary Pelvic Exams

HB 2475 (Bosley), HB 2617 (Carpenter), HB 2713 (Quade), SB 1041 (Schupp)

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Discriminating Against Planned Parenthood Patients by "Defunding" Planned Parenthood

HB 2010 and HB 2011 (Smith)

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Needle and Syringe Access Programs

HB 1486 (Rehder), HB 1667 (Stevens)

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Reducing Period Poverty and Diaper Need

HB 1306 (Neely), HB 2065 (Mitten), SB 800 (Schupp)

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Attacking Health Care & Criminalizing Doctors

HB 1539 (Richey), SB 665 (Burlison)

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Erasing the LGBTQ Community

HB 1565 (Basye), SB 786 (O'Laughlin)

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Stop Gerrymandering & Protect Fair Maps

SJR 38 (Hegeman), HJR 76 (Trent), HJR 101 (Plocher)

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Supporting Students: Sex Ed & Period Supplies

HB 2484 (Burnett)

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Teen Endangerment Across State Lines

HB 2448 (Hurst)

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Medicaid Work Requirements: Harmful Policy in Search of a Problem

HJR 106 (Smith)

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2020 Healthy Families Priorities

Planned Parenthood Advocates in Missouri is part of the Healthy Families Coalition

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Report: Missouri's safety net cannot serve patients without Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood is a crucial component of the health care safety net — but some lawmakers are working to discriminate against Planned Parenthood patients and block them from getting preventive care at Planned Parenthood health centers.

Preventing Missourians from choosing Planned Parenthood leaves many without access to vital preventive care, including birth control, cancer screenings, and sexually transmitted infection (STI) testing and treatment.

Missouri's health care safety net needs more resources — not fewer providers.