Abortion; funding in cases of rape or incest. (SB292)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Abortion; funding in cases of rape or incest. Clarifies that when a woman who qualifies for state medical assistance reports to a public health agency that her pregnancy is a result of rape or incest, the Board of Health is required to fund an abortion without requiring any report of such rape or incest to law enforcement. Amends § 32.1-92.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103373D
01/08/2018Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/16/2018Impact statement from VDH (SB292)
01/18/2018Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)