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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5629

 

January Session, 2009

 

LCO No. 1963

   

Referred to Committee on Public Health

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. ROWE, 123rd Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PERFORMANCE OF ABORTIONS IN THE STATE.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That chapter 368y of the general statutes be amended to require that prior to the performance of an abortion, a licensed physician or counselor shall provide the woman seeking the abortion with an ultrasound photograph of the fetus.

Statement of Purpose:

To help women make informed decisions about abortion.