HB895 (Support): Rosie Jimenez, a woman from McAllen, lost her life because she was unable to access a safe and legal abortion simply because she couldn't afford one. HB 895 would expand access to abortion in Texas under Medicaid, allowing more women to have safe and affordable healthcare.

Update 2/25/19: This bill has been referred to the Human Services committee. 

Authors

Rep. Sheryl Cole

Status

In House Committee

Session

86 (R)

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