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  • NEW! Check out Rewire‘s focus on religious imposition laws. These laws are designed to shield private individuals and businesses from complying with nondiscrimination laws based on a religious objection to that service.

  • Mississippi’s HB 1523, the most extreme anti-LGBTQ law in the nation, is set to take effect on October 10, 2017.

  • The U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 36, which would prohibit abortion at 20 weeks or more in all 50 states.

  • Sixteen states (Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New York, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, and Wyoming) have filed bills prohibiting transgender individuals from using public accommodations consistent with their gender identity.

  • Over 400 bills designed to restrict access to reproductive health care have been filed for the 2017 legislative session.

Rewire Legislative Tracker is an easily searchable database of the laws, people, organizations, and litigation involved in sexual and reproductive health and justice in the United States, as well as the connections among them. Primarily focused on the anti-choice universe, the database provides factual summaries of key topics, lawsuits, and laws. It is available for use by the public with credit to Rewire.

Rewire Legislative Tracker makes use of data from the Sunlight Foundation’s Open States project for legislature counts and legislator information.

Learn about our methodology.

Wyoming Connecticut

Representatives 151

72   79

Senators 36

18   18

  • Laws 15
  • People 12
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 3

Related to: Insurance Coverage

Wyoming Delaware

Representatives 42

17   25

Senators 21

10   11

  • Laws 2
  • People 0
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 2

Related to: Insurance Coverage

Wyoming District of Columbia

Councilmembers 13

  11   2

  • Laws 1
  • People 1
  • Organizations 4
  • Cases 4

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Federal

0

  • Laws
  • People
  • Organizations
  • Cases

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Hawaii

Representatives 51

5   46

Senators 25

  25

  • Laws 21
  • People 41
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 3

Wyoming Illinois

Representatives 121

51   70

Senators 59

22   37

  • Laws 39
  • People 147
  • Organizations 1
  • Cases 1

Active Laws in the Database 5

Related to: LGBTQ, Sex Ed and Abstinence Only

Wyoming Louisiana

Representatives 105

61   41   3

Senators 39

25   14

  • Laws 37
  • People 182
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 19

Related to: Care of Aborted Fetuses, Human Embryo and Fetal Research, Crisis Pregnancy Centers, LGBTQ, Dilation and Evacuation Bans, Later Abortion, Genetic Anomalies, Funding Restrictions for Family Planning, Telemedicine Abortion Bans, Sex Ed and Abstinence Only, Informed Consent, Waiting Periods and Forced Counseling, Pregnancy Exclusion, 20-Week Bans

Wyoming Maine

Representatives 151

71   74   6

Senators 35

18   17

  • Laws 22
  • People 65
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 10

Related to: Insurance Coverage

Wyoming Maryland

Delegates 141

50   91

Senators 47

14   33

  • Laws 25
  • People 81
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 2

Wyoming Massachusetts

Representatives 163

34   128   1

Senators 41

6   35

  • Laws 32
  • People 110
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 6

Wyoming Minnesota

Representatives 134

77   57

Senators 68

34   34

  • Laws 62
  • People 198
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 3

Related to: Insurance Coverage

Wyoming Nevada

Assembly Members 42

15   27

Senators 21

9   11   1

  • Laws 5
  • People 14
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming New Hampshire

Representatives 398

225   173

Senators 26

15   11

  • Laws 31
  • People 80
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 2

Related to: LGBTQ

Wyoming New Jersey

Assembly Members 80

28   52

Senators 40

16   24

  • Laws 37
  • People 23
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming New Mexico

Representatives 70

32   38

Senators 42

16   26

  • Laws 25
  • People 25
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 1

Related to: LGBTQ

Wyoming New York

Assembly Members 149

42   107

Senators 63

31   32

  • Laws 53
  • People 162
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Oregon

Representatives 60

25   35

Senators 30

13   17

  • Laws 15
  • People 24
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Pennsylvania

Representatives 203

121   82

Senators 50

34   16

  • Laws 25
  • People 194
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 2

Related to: LGBTQ, Insurance Coverage

Wyoming Rhode Island

Representatives 75

10   64   1

Senators 38

5   33

  • Laws 44
  • People 46
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 1

Related to: LGBTQ

Wyoming Vermont

Representatives 144

53   83   8

Senators 26

7   19

  • Laws 3
  • People 78
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Washington

Representatives 99

49   50

Senators 49

24   25

  • Laws 50
  • People 163
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Color Database includes all anti-choice bills introduced in the 2013-2015 legislative sessions.


Laws

Looking for information about a particular law? This database contains an archive of legislation, including summaries and analyses of the bills. Currently, the database contains all of the anti-choice bills introduced in every state for the 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 legislative sessions. As states introduce bills during the 2017 legislative session, we are adding them to the database. Be sure to check back periodically as Rewire will be updating and expanding the information in this database on a regular basis.

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People

Start here if you’re looking for information about legislators who have authored, sponsored, or otherwise supported anti-choice legislation. Rewire Legislative Tracker has provided links that show how people are connected to specific laws. The database allows users to click through to a page for each person, with contact information, the person’s position or job description, and a list of legislation with which that person is associated. Rewire Legislative Tracker uses Open States (openstates.org) to provide basic information about legislators.

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Organizations

Many of the anti-choice bills proposed in recent years have been written and promulgated by national organizations with ties to the political Right. This database identifies bills that are based on “model” laws written by these organizations, and contains the names and descriptions of those organizations. It also lists the organizations involved in challenging various bills in court.s.

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Cases

Want to know whether a particular law is being challenged in court? This database contains a summary of key legal cases related to anti-choice legislation along with links to relevant court filings and documents.

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