Senate Abortion Bill vote

Strict Abortion bill heads to Governor's Desk .

Posted: May. 15, 2019 7:49 AM
Updated: May. 15, 2019 7:49 AM

Speech to Text for Senate Abortion Bill vote

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water lines. the alabama abortion bill is a hot topic this mornning. just last night the senate passed the bill. the next step is governor ivey's signature. waay 31's casey albritton tells us what the bill would mean for women who want abortions. casey? greg...alyssa... i'm here at the alabama women's abortion clinic... where they released a statement in response to the bill being passed... saying they will remain open and continue to provide services. the bill bans abortion at two weeks of pregnancy... after debating for over five hours, the senate passed the abortion bill 25 to 6 last night... and voted against the amendment to the bill that gives exceptions to victims of rape and incest. under the bill, anyone who performs an abortion could face jail time. representative terri collins, who sponsors the bill, says representative terri collins "i would say we are all very pleased to have this done. we after talking with people on both sides of the abortion
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