HB40 - State Abortion Insurance / Public Aid Act House Sponsors: Rep. Sara Feigenholtz Status: Passed the House now moves to the Se...
April 23, 2015
Make the Hyde Amendment permanent law, says pro-life attorney
A compromise has been reached, dumping expanded pro-life language that allows the measure to advance
"It requires a transfer of the health care funds authorized under the new bill from the fund that is already restricted by the Hyde Amendment," says Harned, who is staff counsel for Americans United. " So the result is still no new taxpayer funding for abortion through the human trafficking funding bill." But each time a law involving abortion comes up, there is the same political battle over taxpayers' money for abortion.
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