Category: Health Care, Social Issues
HB 677 (2015) prohibiting the use of public funds for abortion services.
House/Senate Bill: House
Description: Prohibits sending any state funds to any health care provider that performs abortions, regardless of whether public funds are utilized for that specific service. The Department of Health and Human Services states this bill would prevent the Department from entering into ANY contract with organizations such as Planned Parenthood.
Bill Sponsor: Warren Groen
Bill Co Sponsor: Richard Gordon
Next Hearing Date: Tue, 02/10/2015
Next Voting Date: Wed, 02/18/2015