Gov. Bevin to Ceremonially Sign Four Pro-Life Bills in Owensboro on Thursday
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 6, 2019) – In continuation of his fight for the unborn, Gov. Matt Bevin on Thursday will ceremonially sign four pro-life bills passed by the 2019 General Assembly, SB9, SB50, HB5, and HB148, in Owensboro.
SB9, the Heartbeat Bill, bans abortion after detection of a fetal heartbeat. SB50, the Chemical Abortion Reporting Act, requires that doctors present information to patients about the reversal of medication abortions. HB5, the Human Rights of the Unborn Act, bans abortion based on sex, race, or perceived disability. HB148 states that if Roe v. Wade is overturned, abortions are banned in Kentucky.