fetal heartbeat bill

The Democratic governor is the latest to sign a "fetal heartbeat" bill.
The so-called fetal heartbeat bill now goes to Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards for his signature.
Republican Gov. Mike DeWine is expected to sign the bill, which would effectively ban abortion at about six weeks.
Gov. Brian Kemp is expected to sign a bill giving Georgia one of the most restrictive abortion laws in the country.
The bill would outlaw abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected, typically about six weeks into a pregnancy.
If bill becomes law, it would allow only about 6 weeks to obtain a legal abortion in the state, often before a woman knows she's pregnant.
H.B. 248, the so-called "Heartbeat bill," advanced out of the House Health and Aging Committee by a party-line vote of 11
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 4 (Reuters) - The Alabama House of Representatives passed a bill on Tuesday that would ban abortions
The same day Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) signed a bill that may lead to the closure of most abortion clinics in the state, Republican state legislators introduced a bill that would ban abortions as soon as the fetal heartbeat can be detected.
Flynn's spokesperson said the heartbeat bill was originally intended to be part of House Bill 2, but Republicans decided