Mississippi state house votes to ban abortion after 15 weeks
By Claire Chretien
Live Action News - February 2, 2017
A bill banning abortion on babies more than 15 weeks old passed the Mississippi state House today 79-31.
House Bill 1510 would make Mississippi the state with the most pro-life laws if it passes the Senate and the governor signs it.
Rep. Becky Currie, who represents the state’s 81st district, was the principal author of the bill, called the Gestational Age Act.
HB 1510 does not allow babies conceived in rape or incest to be aborted after 15 weeks.
Full article at Live Action News
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