Michigan’s Republican-led Legislature on Tuesday approved a $56.8 billion budget for next year that seeks to kill aid for Planned Parenthood despite a warning from GOP Gov. Rick Snyder the ban may be unconstitutional.
Created by Michigan Public Act Number 155, and originally called the Northern Michigan Asylum for the Insane, the Traverse City mental health institution had a total of five names in its one hundred plus year history.
On Sept. 14, 1999, after six years of court delays, the "Women's Right To Know" law went into effect. The 1993 measure required that abortion clinics give women reading material about abortions at least 24 hours before the procedure is performed.
Source: Michigan Every Day
Gov. Rick Snyder today opted to veto the bill allowing for the creation of a “Choose Life” fundraising license plate.
A plan to offer a “Choose Life” license plate to raise money for “life affirming programs and projects” will soon head to Gov. Rick Snyder after passing the House on Thursday.
Michigan drivers could get a “Choose Life” license plate that would benefit anti-abortion groups under a bill passed largely along party lines today in the Senate.
Republicans supported the bill as a benefit to women and fetuses.
Michiganders could choose "choose life" license plates under legislation approved by the Senate Transportation Committee on Thursday.
It took six weeks into the new year, but abortion opponents in the state Legislature introduced several bills last week to advance their cause.
One of six Michigan pregnancies ended in abortion in 2015, according to the latest data from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.
Coercing a woman to have an abortion would be a crime under a bill that is headed to Gov. Rick Snyder for his signature.