Alabama Bill Regarding Abortion Clinic Licensing (SB 205)

This law was last updated on Oct 27, 2017


This law is Anti–Choice

State

Alabama

Number

SB 205

Status

Blocked/Enjoined

Proposed

Feb 11, 2016

Topics

Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers

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alisondb.legislature.state.al.us

SB 205 would prohibit the Alabama Department of Public Health from issuing or renewing a health center license to an abortion clinic or reproductive health center that is located within 2,000 feet of the property or campus of a public school.

STATUS

Companion to HB 301.

Similar to HB 527, which failed to pass in 2015.

Gov. Bentley signed this bill into law on May 12, 2016.

***The law was ruled unconstitutional and permanently enjoined by U.S. District Court Judge Myron Thompson on October 26, 2017.***

 


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