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· November 19, 2013
Legislation: Ohio House Bill 280 – Repeal Abortion Restrictions
Bill: House Bill 280 (full text)Title: Repeal Abortion Restrictions
Sponsors: Representative Clyde
Co-Sponsors: Representatives Antonio, Boyd, Budish, Carney, Fedor, Foley, Gerberry, Hagan, R., Heard, Letson, O’Brien, Phillips, Pillich, Ramos, Redfern, Sheehy, Stinziano, Williams
Bill Analysis: The bill reverses changes that restricted women’s access to abortion that were added in the most recent Biennial Budget, HB 59. This include eliminating the language that requires abortion clinics to have a transfer agreement in place and prevents public hospitals from entering in this agreement.
Status: Introduced in the House October 2, 2013.