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What's New?

  • A federal judge halted Mississippi’s religious freedom law, HB 1523, which discriminates against gay couples and transgender people.

  • A federal judge blocked Indiana’s abortion law, HB 1337, which bans abortions based on sex, race, and suspected genetic anomalies.

  • Mississippi’s ban on dilation and evacuation abortions, a common second-trimester procedure, went into effect.

  • The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5 to 3 that both the admitting privileges and surgical center requirements of Texas’ HB 2 are unconstitutional.

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 California

Assemblymembers 80

28   52

Senators 39

13   26

  • Laws 10
  • People 10
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 2

Related to: Crisis Pregnancy Centers

Wyoming Connecticut

Representatives 151

64   87

Senators 36

15   21

  • Laws 7
  • People 3
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming District of Columbia

Councilmembers 13

  11   2

  • Laws 1
  • People 1
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Federal

0

  • Laws
  • People
  • Organizations
  • Cases

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Hawaii

Representatives 51

7   44

Senators 25

1   24

  • Laws 10
  • People 38
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Illinois

Representatives 120

49   71

Senators 60

20   40

  • Laws 21
  • People 121
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Iowa

Representatives 100

57   43

Senators 50

24   26

  • Laws 35
  • People 77
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Maine

Representatives 151

69   78   4

Senators 35

20   15

  • Laws 10
  • People 59
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Maryland

Delegates 141

50   91

Senators 47

14   33

  • Laws 18
  • People 61
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Massachusetts

Representatives 160

34   126

Senators 40

6   34

  • Laws 19
  • People 100
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Michigan

Representatives 109

63   46

Senators 38

27   11

  • Laws 46
  • People 116
  • Organizations 1
  • Cases 1

Active Laws in the Database 1

Related to: Insurance Coverage

Wyoming Minnesota

Representatives 134

73   61

Senators 67

28   39

  • Laws 40
  • People 185
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Montana

Representatives 100

59   41

Senators 50

29   21

  • Laws 16
  • People 6
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 3

Related to: Parental Involvement, Fetal Homicide

Wyoming Nevada

Assembly Members 42

25   17

Senators 21

11   10

  • Laws 1
  • People 1
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming New Hampshire

Representatives 400

238   162

Senators 24

14   10

  • Laws 27
  • People 60
  • 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 34
  • People 21
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming New Mexico

Representatives 70

37   33

Senators 42

18   24

  • Laws 15
  • People 10
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming New York

Assembly Members 150

45   105

Senators 63

31   32

  • Laws 37
  • People 147
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Oregon

Representatives 60

25   35

Senators 30

12   18

  • Laws 12
  • People 24
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Pennsylvania

Representatives 203

119   84

Senators 50

31   19

  • Laws 16
  • People 168
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database 1

Related to: Insurance Coverage

Wyoming Rhode Island

Representatives 75

11   63   1

Senators 38

6   32

  • Laws 38
  • People 32
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Vermont

Representatives 144

53   85   6

Senators 27

9   18

  • Laws 3
  • People 77
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Virginia

Delegates 100

66   34

Senators 39

21   18

  • Laws 47
  • People 68
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Washington

Representatives 96

47   49

Senators 49

25   24

  • Laws 37
  • People 147
  • Organizations 0
  • Cases 0

Active Laws in the Database none

Wyoming Wyoming

Representatives 60

51   9

Senators 30

26   4

  • Laws 5
  • People 30
  • 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, and 2015 legislative sessions. As states introduce bills during the 2016 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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