Due to Gov's signature. Mike Parson, Missouri is the latest state to run such legislation in the hope that the conservative judges of the Supreme Court will reconsider Roe v. Wade, the ruling 1973 made lawful abortion in the United States.
"By signing this bill today, we are sending a strong signal to the nation that we are in your life, in Missouri, and that we protect women's health, and that we advocate for the unborn," said Parson in a statement after to sign the law. "The whole life has value and it is worth protecting it."
The legislation, known as a House Bill 126, includes exceptions to what it defines as medical emergencies – for example, where the mother's life is at risk or if she has a serious permanent injury – but not for pregnancy. result of rape or incest. It includes a provision that would prevent full abortion if Roe v. Wade has never been canceled.
The American Union of Civil Liberties of Missouri called Parson gave the signature of a "terrible blow" bill on health care in the state and promised "all options" to "inspect" to stop the law from 28 August.
"This legislation puts politicians in the examination room and challenges the basic independence of Missourians," she said. "It is unconstitutional, and it must be stopped."
GOP's law-makers voted for the bill that it prevents abortion after a fetus has developed to the point where it can feel pain.
When asked about the bill last week, Parson said he believed he had met the standard “I believe it is constitutional for our state.” He hoped that he would face a court challenge, adding that he thought it was Roe should be canceled.
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