SB 174 Amendment #5
Worth 1 point on the scorecard. Pro-Life Utah supported a “nay” vote. This amendment failed
Link to Amendment Text
Rep. Patrice Arent proposed this amendment that would remove the requirement to report a rape in order to receive an abortion under the “rape exception” in Utah law. Where exceptions to a prohibition on abortion exist, they must be strictly regulated. This amendment would have created a loophole that would certainly be abused.
Here is the link to the vote on this amendment