SB 1362 allows specified health care entities, professionals, employees, schools and students to assert moral, ethical and religious objections to abortion and related medications and devices. It also prohibits a person from discriminating against a health care entity because the entity doesn’t provide or assist an abortion procedure or emergency contraception.
Bill Status: Transmitted to House
03/08/21 Passed Senate Third Read (16-14)
02/22/21 Passed Senate Rules Committee Hearing
02/18/21 Passed Senate Health and Human Services Committee Hearing (5-2-1)
01/27/21 Senate Second Read
01/26/21 Senate First Read
Introduced Version Here.
Adopted Health and Human Services Amendment Here.
Senate Engrossed Version Here.