SUPPORT HB22-1279 -- Reproductive Health Equity Act (RHEA)
Froelich and Esgar, Amabile, Bacon, Benavidez, Bernett, Bird, Boesenecker, Caraveo, Cutter, Daugherty, Duran, Exum, Garnett, Gonzales-Gutierrez, Gray, Herod, Hooton, Jodeh, Kennedy, Kipp, Lindsay, Lontine, McCluskie, McCormick, McLachlan, Michaelson Jenet, Mullica, Ortiz, Ricks, Roberts, Sirota, Snyder, Sullivan, Tipper, Titone, Valdez A., Weissman, Woodrow, Young
Gonzales, Bridges, Buckner, Coleman, Danielson, Fenberg, Fields, Ginal, Hansen, Hinrichsen, Jaquez Lewis, Kolker, Lee, Pettersen, Rodriguez, Story, Winter, Zenzinger
The bill declares that every individual has a fundamental right to use or refuse contraception; every pregnant individual has a fundamental right to continue the pregnancy and give birth or to have an abortion; and a fertilized egg, embryo, or fetus does not have independent or derivative rights under the laws of the state.
HB22 1279 –Reproductive Health Equity Act- has been passed by the House and is scheduled for a hearing in the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday MARCH 17 upon adjournment.
CALL YOUR SENATOR TODAY – If your Senator is on the list of sponsors, thank them and offer your support. If not, call your Senator
to tell them how important this issue is to your community and urge their YES vote on HB 1279
when it comes for a vote by the whole Senate.