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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 321

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 2595

 

*02595*

Referred to Committee on PUBLIC HEALTH

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. MCLACHLAN, 24th Dist.

REP. MCGORTY, 122nd Dist.

REP. HALL, 59th Dist.

SEN. MARKLEY, 16th Dist.

REP. SIMANSKI, 62nd Dist.

REP. FISHBEIN, 90th Dist.

AN ACT REQUIRING PARENTAL NOTIFICATION PRIOR TO THE ADMINISTRATION OF AN ABORTION.

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

That the general statutes be amended to require the notification of the parent or guardian of any minor who seeks to terminate a pregnancy prior to the termination of such pregnancy.

Statement of Purpose:

To ensure that the best interests of the minor are protected when facing an unplanned pregnancy.