When she answers positively, he says, “Well, I need to commend you then. There’s not one in 100,000 that would do that.”
The bill passed the House shortly after the debate. It will now head to the Senate. If passed, it would ban abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected. Were a doctor to still perform an abortion with a heartbeat, they would receive a felony charge.
Earlier in that day, the House also passed another bill extending the waiting period between abortions from 24 to 48 hours.