720 ILCS 510/1 rep.
Creates the Freedom of Choice Act and amends the Illinois
Abortion Law of 1975. Establishes a State policy recognizing a
woman's reproductive rights. Prohibits State agencies and units of
local government (including home rule units) from restricting a
woman's right to terminate a pregnancy before fetal viability or at
any time if medically necessary. Repeals a Section declaring that the
General Assembly would prohibit all abortions unless necessary for the
preservation of a woman's life if Roe v. Wade is overruled or
significantly modified. Effective immediately.
JAN-30-2002 H FILED WITH CLERK
JAN-30-2002 H FIRST READING
JAN-30-2002 H REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
JAN-07-2003 H SESSION SINE DIE
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