2014 House Bill 5643

Mandate informing of detectable fetal heartbeat before abortion

Introduced in the House

June 10, 2014

Introduced by Rep. Thomas Hooker (R-77)

To establish that a physician may not 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 Committee on Health Policy