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Ohio Gov. Kasich Signs Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act

By Dave Andrusko
NRL News Today - December 27, 2017

An early Christmas present for Ohio children prenatally diagnosed with Down syndrome.y Dave Andrusko

Ohio Gov. John Kasich

On December 22, following overwhelming approval in the state House, Gov. John Kasich signed the Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act which prohibits abortion for the sole reason of a Down syndrome diagnosis.

The Ohio Senate approved the measure 20-12. This followed the House’s overwhelming 63-30 vote in support which took place November 1.

Under SB 164 it would be illegal for abortionists to commit or attempt to commit an abortion based on a diagnosis of Down syndrome. Currently Indiana and North Dakota also ban abortions based on genetic anomalies.

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