Abolition of Abortion in Texas Act Moving Forward as Bill Assigned to Favorable House Committee

AUSTIN, Texas — A bill that would outlaw abortion in Texas is taking its first steps forward in the state legislature as it has now been assigned to the House Committee on Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence, which is chaired by a lawmaker who co-sponsored an identical bill to abolish abortion in 2017.

Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen has referred the Abolition of Abortion in Texas Act, House Bill 948, to the committee, led by Rep. Jeff Leach, R-Plano.

Rep. James White, R-Hillister, who also serves on the committee, is already a co-sponsor of the measure.
Full article at Christian News
Written by Heather Clark

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