Waiting Periods and Forced Counseling

Laws

Title Number State Proposed Status
Arizona Omnibus Abortion Bill (HB 2036) HB 2036 Arizona Jan 9, 2012 Blocked/Enjoined
North Carolina Motorcycle Abortion Bill (SB 353) SB 353 North Carolina Mar 19, 2013 Current
Texas Bill to Repeal Waiting Period Requirement in Woman’s Right to Know Act (HB 35) HB 35 Texas Jul 2, 2013 Failed to Pass
Texas Adoption Education Course Requirement (SB 42) SB 42 Texas Jul 29, 2013 Failed to Pass
Texas Bill Amending Woman’s Right to Know Act to Include Mandatory Sonogram and Waiting Period (HB 15) HB 15 Texas Feb 11, 2011 Current
Texas Bill to Remove ‘Risk of Breast Cancer’ From Informed Consent Requirements (HB 2945) HB 2945 Texas Mar 7, 2013 Failed to Pass
Texas Bill to Repeal Waiting Period Requirement in Woman’s Right to Know Act (HB 3744) HB 3744 Texas Mar 8, 2013 Failed to Pass
Texas Bill to Remove ‘Risk of Breast Cancer’ From Informed Consent Requirements (SB 33) SB 33 Texas Jul 9, 2013 Failed to Pass
Texas Adoption Education Course Requirement (HB 21) HB 21 Texas Aug 5, 2013 Failed to Pass
Texas Adoption Education Course Requirement (SB 17) SB 17 Texas Aug 2, 2013 Failed to Pass
Texas Woman’s Right to Know Act (HB 15) HB 15 Texas Jan 30, 2003 Current
Texas Woman’s Right to Know Act (SB 835) SB 835 Texas Mar 3, 2003 Current
Texas Bill Regarding Medical Information Provided in Informational Materials in Women’s Right to Know Act (HB 3745) HB 3745 Texas Mar 8, 2013 Failed to Pass
Arizona Bill Regulating Crisis Pregnancy Centers 2014 (HB 2572) HB 2572 Arizona Feb 4, 2014 Failed to Pass
New Mexico Woman’s Right to Know Act (HB 122) HB 122 New Mexico Jan 16, 2013 Failed to Pass
New Mexico Abortion as Evidence Tampering Bill (HB 206) HB 206 New Mexico Jan 23, 2013 Failed to Pass
Arizona Bill to Amend and Repeal Informed Consent Requirements (HB 2679) HB 2679 Arizona Feb 12, 2014 Failed to Pass
Missouri 72-Hour Waiting Period Bill (HB 1307) HB 1307 Missouri Jan 9, 2014 Current
Missouri 72-Hour Waiting Period Bill (SB 519) SB 519 Missouri Jan 8, 2014 Failed to Pass
Missouri 72-Hour Waiting Period Bill (HB 1313) HB 1313 Missouri Jan 9, 2014 Failed to Pass
Missouri Law Amending Informed Consent Requirement (HB 1934) HB 1934 Missouri Feb 20, 2014 Failed to Pass
Missouri Ultrasound Informed Consent Act (HB 1613) HB 1613 Missouri Jan 27, 2014 Failed to Pass
Missouri Bill Increasing Income Tax Credits for Contributions to Pregnancy Resource Centers (SB 638) SB 638 Missouri Dec 18, 2013 Failed to Pass
Missouri Abortion-Inducing Drug Safety Act (HB 177) HB 177 Missouri Jan 16, 2013 Failed to Pass
Oklahoma Bill Amending Informed Consent Law (HB 2685) HB 2685 Oklahoma Feb 3, 2014 Current
Louisiana Omnibus Abortion Bill (HB 388) HB 388 Louisiana Feb 25, 2014 Blocked/Enjoined
Louisiana Bill to Amend Informed Consent Requirements (HB 1262) HB 1262 Louisiana Apr 10, 2014 Current
Louisiana Bill to Amend Informed Consent Requirements (HB 727) HB 727 Louisiana Feb 28, 2014 Failed to Pass
Alabama Bill Amending Woman’s Right to Know Act to Increase Waiting Period (HB 489) HB 489 Alabama Feb 13, 2014 Failed to Pass
Alabama Perinatal Hospice Information Act (HB 493) HB 493 Alabama Feb 13, 2014 Failed to Pass
Alabama Bill Amending Informed Consent Requirements (HB 360) HB 360 Alabama Feb 28, 2013 Failed to Pass
Illinois Informed Consent Bill (HB 5463) HB 5463 Illinois Feb 11, 2014 Failed to Pass
South Dakota Bill Regarding Pregnancy Center Registry (HB 1180) HB 1180 South Dakota Jan 30, 2014 Current
South Dakota Bill Revising Abortion Counseling Provisions (HB 1237) HB 1237 South Dakota Jan 28, 2013 Current
South Dakota Bill Requiring Waiting Period and Counseling (HB 1217) HB 1217 South Dakota Jan 31, 2011 Current
South Dakota Bill Regarding False Advertising by Crisis Pregnancy Centers (HB 1150) HB 1150 South Dakota Jan 23, 2012 Failed to Pass
South Dakota Informed Consent Law (HB 1166) HB 1166 South Dakota Jan 27, 2005 Current
Kansas Honoring Crisis Pregnancy Centers (SCR 1606) SCR 1606 Kansas Jan 22, 2013 Current
Ohio Bill Amending Informed Consent Requirements and Increasing Waiting Period (HB 200) HB 200 Ohio Jun 11, 2013 Failed to Pass
Mississippi Bill Amending Forced Ultrasound Law (HB 1292) HB 1292 Mississippi Feb 5, 2013 Failed to Pass
Missouri Bill Amending Informed Consent Requirements to Include Video (HB 124) HB 124 Missouri Dec 3, 2014 Failed to Pass
Iowa Woman’s Right to Know Act (SF 12) SF 12 Iowa Jan 2, 2015 Failed to Pass
Tennessee Forced Ultrasound Bill (HB 2) HB 2 Tennessee Nov 13, 2014 Failed to Pass
Tennessee Informed Consent Bill (SB 13) SB 13 Tennessee Jan 7, 2015 Proposed
Mississippi 72-Hour Waiting Period Bill (SB 2138) SB 2138 Mississippi Jan 9, 2015 Failed to Pass
Texas Bill to Repeal Waiting Period Requirement in Woman’s Right to Know Act (HB 709) HB 709 Texas Jan 14, 2015 Failed to Pass
Kentucky Bill Amending Informed Consent Requirements (SB 4) SB 4 Kentucky Jan 6, 2015 Failed to Pass
Oklahoma 72-Hour Waiting Period Bill (HB 1409) HB 1409 Oklahoma Feb 2, 2015 Current
Arizona Bill to Amend and Repeal Informed Consent Requirements (HB 2435) HB 2435 Arizona Jan 15, 2015 Failed to Pass
Florida Bill Amending Informed Consent Law to Add Waiting Period (SB 724) SB 724 Florida Feb 5, 2015 Failed to Pass
Florida Bill Amending Informed Consent Law to Add Waiting Period (HB 633) HB 633 Florida Feb 6, 2015 Blocked/Enjoined
Tennessee Forced Ultrasound Bill (SB 775) SB 775 Tennessee Feb 11, 2015 Failed to Pass
Tennessee Informed Consent and Waiting Period Bill (SB 1190) SB 1190 Tennessee Feb 12, 2015 Failed to Pass
Tennessee Informed Consent and Waiting Period Bill (HB 989) HB 989 Tennessee Feb 12, 2015 Failed to Pass
Tennessee Bill Regarding Informed Consent and Waiting Period (SB 1222) SB 1222 Tennessee Feb 12, 2015 Current
Tennessee Bill Regarding Informed Consent and Waiting Period (HB 977) HB 977 Tennessee Feb 12, 2015 Failed to Pass
New Mexico Woman’s Informed Decision Act (SB 652) SB 652 New Mexico Feb 2, 2015 Failed to Pass
South Dakota Bill Regarding Down Syndrome Counseling (HB 1155) HB 1155 South Dakota Jan 28, 2015 Failed to Pass
Texas Informed Consent/Coerced Abortion Ban (HB 1648) HB 1648 Texas Feb 19, 2015 Failed to Pass
Massachusetts Woman’s Right to Know Act (H 1541) H 1541 Massachusetts Mar 10, 2015 Proposed
Texas Informed Consent/Coerced Abortion Ban (SB 831) SB 831 Texas Feb 26, 2015 Failed to Pass
North Carolina Woman’s Right to Know Act (HB 854) HB 854 North Carolina Current
New York ‘Woman’s Right to Know’ Act (S 178) S 178 New York Jan 27, 2015 Failed to Pass
North Carolina 72-Hour Waiting Period Bill (HB 465) HB 465 North Carolina Apr 1, 2015 Current
Indiana Bill Regarding Informed Consent and Waiting Periods (SB 374) SB 374 Indiana Jan 11, 2016 Failed to Pass
Colorado Women’s Reproductive Information Guarantee for Health and Transparency (RIGHT) Act (SB 285) SB 285 Colorado Apr 28, 2015 Failed to Pass
Colorado Women’s Reproductive Information Guarantee for Health and Transparency (RIGHT) Act (HB 1218) HB 1218 Colorado Feb 4, 2016 Failed to Pass
Louisiana Bill Extending Abortion Procedure Waiting Period (HB 386) HB 386 Louisiana Mar 3, 2016 Signed into Law
Pennsylvania Bill Regarding Abortion Restrictions (HB 1948) HB 1948 Pennsylvania Apr 1, 2016 Proposed
Pennsylvania Bill Regarding Abortion Restrictions (SB 888) SB 888 Pennsylvania Jun 6, 2016 Failed to Pass
Texas Informed Consent/Coerced Abortion Ban (HB 612) HB 612 Texas Dec 16, 2016 Proposed
Indiana Forced Ultrasound and Extended Waiting Period Bill (SB 118) SB 118 Indiana Jan 4, 2017 Proposed
Connecticut Bill Regarding Abortion Counseling for Minors (SB 315) SB 315 Connecticut Jan 19, 2017 Proposed
New York ‘Woman’s Right to Know’ Act (S 5067) S 5067 New York Mar 6, 2017 Proposed