Amends GS 14-45.1 regarding unlawful abortions. Makes it lawful to advise, procure, or cause a miscarriage or abortion during the first 13 weeks of a woman's pregnancy (currently, during the first 20 weeks), or after the thirteenth week (currently, after the twentieth week) if there is a medical emergency, when the procedure is performed by a qualified, licensed physician in a certified hospital or clinic, as specified. Makes conforming changes. Effective December 1, 2019.
PROHIBIT ABORTIONS AFTER 13 WEEKS.
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AN ACT TO PROHIBIT AN ABORTION FROM BEING PERFORMED AFTER 13 WEEKS OF PREGNANCY UNLESS THERE IS A MEDICAL EMERGENCY.Intro. by Kidwell.
Status: Ref to the Com on Judiciary, if favorable, Health, if favorable, Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House (House action) (Feb 7 2019)
Tue, 5 Feb 2019 House: Filed
Thu, 7 Feb 2019 House: Passed 1st Reading
Bill H 28 (2019-2020)Summary date: Feb 5 2019 - View Summary