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Bill adding abortion reporting requirements on path to governor's desk


Bill adding abortion reporting requirements on path to governor's desk
Texas Tribune

A bill that would require physicians and health care facilities to report more details on abortion complications to the state — and fine those that do not comply — is all but certain to hit the governor's desk.  Aug. 11, 2017Updated: 2 PMState Rep. Giovanni Capriglione, R-Southlake, debates an amendment to House Bill 13 on July 27, 2017, as Rep. Tom Oliverson, R-Cypress, looks on. The bill would refine reporting requirements for abortion providers. Bob Daemmrich for the Texas TribuneThe Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors.A bill that would require physicians and health care facilities to report more details on abortion complications to the state — and would fine those that do not comply — has now passed both chambers of the Texas Legislature.The measure, which covers one of Gov.

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