CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire’s new ban on late-term abortions will barely have taken impact earlier than Republican lawmaker begin making an attempt to enact additional restrictions.
The state funds Gov. Chris Sununu signed into regulation in June accommodates a provision prohibiting abortion after 24 weeks of gestation, with exceptions for the mom’s life or bodily well being. It takes impact Jan. 1, simply earlier than the beginning of the new laws session.
Republicans are drafting a number of abortion-related payments, together with one that might prohibit the process after the detection of a fetal heartbeat. Another invoice would enable the organic father of an unborn baby to hunt a courtroom order prohibiting a lady from having an abortion. A 3rd would repeal the prohibition on remaining on a sidewalk adjoining to an abortion clinic.
Democrats, in the meantime, have proposed a number of payments to repeal the new restrictions. They additionally need to embrace the suitable to make reproductive medical choices a constitutional proper.
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