85th Session – Dismemberment Abortion Ban


Abortionists dismember unborn children limb by limb to harvest baby body parts.  The Dismemberment Abortion Ban (SB 415) is the only bill that will save preborn children from this horrific death.

Make your voice heard!  Send a message to your state senator before the Texas Senate Health and Human Services Committee meets on Wednesday, February 15, to hear testimony on the Dismemberment Abortion Ban.

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Bill Text
Bill:  SB 415 
Legislative Session: 85(R) Author: Perry
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Fiscal Impact Statements (View description of impact statement types)
    Bill Version Impact Type
    Introduced     Criminal Justice Policy

Bill History
Bill:  SB 415 
Legislative Session: 85(R) Council Document: 85R 4616 SCL-D
Last Action:02/15/2017 S Left pending in committee
Caption Version:Introduced
Caption Text:Relating to a prohibition on the performance of dismemberment abortions; providing penalties; creating a criminal offense.
Coauthor:Bettencourt | Creighton | Huffines | Hughes | Kolkhorst
Subjects:Abortion (I0005)
Senate Committee:Health & Human Services
Status:In committee
Actions: (descending date order)
Description Comment Date       Time       Journal Page
 Co-author authorized      02/22/2017     326
 Left pending in committee      02/15/2017    
 Testimony taken in committee      02/15/2017    
 Considered in public hearing      02/15/2017    
 Scheduled for public hearing on . . .      02/15/2017    
 Co-author authorized      02/08/2017     258
 Referred to Health & Human Services      01/30/2017     135
 Read first time      01/30/2017     135
 Co-author authorized      01/17/2017     39
 Filed      01/05/2017    
 Received by the Secretary of the Senate      01/05/2017    


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