Moore, Miller, legislative Democrats announce legi...
By Capital News Service | February 9, 2023 | General Assembly | 1 |
Maryland considers legislation to protect, expand ...
By Capital News Service | March 9, 2022 | General Assembly | 0 |
Maryland voters to see reproductive rights on 2024 ballot
by Capital News Service | March 30, 2023 | General Assembly | 0 |
Maryland voters will be asked to enshrine abortion rights into the state Constitution next year, after the Maryland House of Delegates’ passage of the “Right to Reproductive Freedom Act” on Thursday.Read More
Moore, Miller, legislative Democrats announce legislation protecting abortion rights
by Capital News Service | February 9, 2023 | General Assembly | 1 |
HB705, also known as the Right to Reproductive Freedom, states that every individual “has the fundamental right to reproductive freedom, including but not limited to the ability to make and effectuate decisions to prevent, continue, or end one’s own pregnancy.” It also says that the state cannot “deny, burden, or abridge” this right without a justification by a “compelling state interest achieved by the least restrictive means.”Read More
Maryland considers legislation to protect, expand abortion care, as Supreme Court decision looms
by Capital News Service | March 9, 2022 | General Assembly | 0 |
One proposal (HB1171) by House Speaker Adrienne Jones, D-Baltimore County, would amend the state’s constitution to guarantee a woman’s right to an abortion. If approved by the General Assembly, voters would decide the issue in November.Read More
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