Current Legislation

Pennsylvania Resolution Number: SB 956

A Joint Resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Pennsylvania, providing that there is no right to abortion or funding for an abortion. This is a personhood bill.
Does RESOLVE Support or Oppose?

RESOLVE opposes this bill.

Current Status:

Bill was introduced on 12/15/2021 and referred to the Health and Human Services Senate Committee. Bill passed out of Committee and laid on the table on 4/12/22 then removed from the table on 5/25/22. A floor vote is expected week of 6/6/22. On 6/6/22, the bill was considered for a second time with 22 yeas and 20 nays. On 6/28/22, it was laid on the table and then removed. In other words, it is up for possible consideration again and may be placed back on the Chamber’s calendar.

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