KEY ISSUE AREAS FOR
WOMEN'S HEALTH LEGISLATION
Personhood bills aim to give fertilized eggs in any state—embryos, zygotes, fetuses—Constitutional protection as "persons."
Trump administration proposed a policy that amounts to a three-front attack on the country’s most financially vulnerable women and their bodily autonomy. Once enacted, it will deny them access to critical reproductive health care.
Fetal heartbeat bills propose to make abortion illegal after a fetus' heartbeat can be detected, usually around 6-7 weeks into pregnancy.
Around the country, women’s health and lives are at risk because the religious directives of the Catholic hospitals where they’re being treated conflict with their medical needs and doctors’ treatment plans.