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2014 House Bill 5644: Mandate informing of detectable fetal heartbeat before abortion
  1. Introduced by Rep. Thomas Hooker (R) on June 10, 2014, to make it a crime punishable by four years in prison and $50,000 fine for a physician to perform an abortion without first determining whether there is a detectable fetal heartbeat, and if there is, informing the woman, except in medical emergencies. See also House Bill 5644.
    • Referred to the House Health Policy Committee on June 10, 2014.