Late-Term Abortion Ban
House Bill 78/Senate Bill 72 - The Viable Infants Protection Act prohibits abortion after 20 weeks when the child is proved to be viable and can live outside the womb.
Sponsors: Representatives Uecker, Roegner
Co-Sponsors: Representatives Adams, J., Snitchler, Henne, Brenner, Beck, Boose, McClain, Grossman, Thompson, Stautberg, Martin, Huffman, Kozlowski, Dovilla, Derickson, Hall, Combs, Slaby, Hottinger, Goodwin, Carey, Maag, Gardner, Bubp, Hayes, Mecklenborg, Blessing, Young, Sears, Hackett, Butler, Johnson, Amstutz, Wachtmann, Blair, Schuring, Buchy, Gonzales, Newbold, Rosenberger, McKenney, Burke, Adams, R., Balderson
Status: Wednesday, July 20, 2011 --- Signed into law by Governor John Kasich --- See latest Press Release