Provision of abortion; ultrasound requirement. (SB68)

Introduced By

Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Provision of abortion; ultrasound requirement. Eliminates the requirement that a pregnant woman seeking to obtain an abortion undergo a fetal transabdominal ultrasound at least 24 hours prior to obtaining an abortion, or at least two hours prior to obtaining an abortion if the pregnant woman lives at least 100 miles from the facility where the abortion is to be performed. This bill was incorporated into SB 733. Read the Bill »


01/23/2020: Incorporated into Another Bill


11/22/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101201D
11/22/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/09/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB68)
01/23/2020Incorporated by Education and Health (SB733-McClellan) (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)


Martha writes:

Is parental consent required?