State Representative Daryl Campbell (D- Fort Lauderdale), along with many Floridians, was deeply saddened by the signing of HB 5 into law. [Read more…] about Representative Campbell Reacts to the Signing of HB 5 into Law
Senator Taddeo offered the following statement to Governor Ron DeSantis’ signing of House Bill 5, a 15-week ban on women’s access to reproductive care. [Read more…] about Senator Taddeo’s Statement On Governor DeSantis Signing HB 5
When it comes to personal medical decisions, politicians have no business getting between a patient and their doctor. [Read more…] about Progress Florida Denounces Governor For Signing Most Restrictive Abortion Law In State History
HB 5 prohibits abortion after 15 weeks, expands programs to reduce fetal and infant deaths
House Bill 5, Reducing Fetal and Infant Mortality, sponsored in the Senate by Senator Kelli Stargel (R-Lakeland), was signed into law today by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. [Read more…] about Increased Protections for Unborn Children Signed Into Law
Floridians’ freedom to make important decisions about their reproductive health care was diminished this morning after the Governor signed House Bill 5, the 15-week abortion ban. [Read more…] about Florida House Democrats on 15-Week Abortion Ban Law
HB 5 will ban virtually all abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis today signed the strictest abortion ban in Florida’s history: a ban on abortion after 15 weeks of pregnancy, with no exceptions for rape, incest or human trafficking and extremely narrow exceptions for maternal life and health. [Read more…] about Florida Gov. DeSantis Signs Strictest Abortion Ban In State History
H.B. 5 now heads to Gov. Ron DeSantis for veto or signature.
The Florida Senate today approved H.B. 5, an abortion ban that will fundamentally alter abortion access across the region. [Read more…] about Florida Senate Passes Abortion Ban, Setting Stage For Strictest Law In State History
Abortion rights supporters kicked out of gallery ahead of the vote.
Florida is now the third state to move a 15-week ban this session
Just after midnight, members of the Florida House of Representatives approved a 15-week abortion ban, voting against the will of Floridians and the advice of medical experts to rob Floridians of their reproductive freedom. [Read more…] about In Dead Of Night, Florida House Passes 15-Week Abortion Ban