California Senate approves mandatory medication abortion at public colleges, universities

Would make California first state to require public universities to offer medication abortions

California would be the first state to require public universities to offer medication abortion under legislation approved in the state Senate Monday, a bill that if signed into law would mark a vast expansion of a service that's rare on college campuses. None of the 34 University of California or California State University campuses currently offer abortion services at their … [Read more...]

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Bill requiring California’s state-funded universities to provide medical abortions returns

Senate Bill 320 stalled last year in the Senate Education Committee, but under legislative rules the measure can be brought up again this year and will be heard in the same committee on January 10

A highly controversial bill that would require California public colleges to provide abortion-inducing medication to students is returning to the Legislature in 2018. SB 320 (Leyva, D-Chino) was introduced last year but stalled in the Senate Education Committee.  As the Legislature operates on a two-year session schedule, SB 320 is eligible to be brought up again this year and … [Read more...]

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