'Fetal heartbeat' bill banning most abortions slated for vote today in Georgia Senate

northwestgeorgianews.com - 03-21


Legislation that would ban most abortions in Georgia when a fetal heartbeat is detected — as early as six weeks — is slated to go before the Senate this morning. The measure has already passed the House, with "yes" votes from Floyd County's delegates, Reps. Katie Dempsey, R-Rome; Eddie Lumsden, R-Armuchee; and Mitchell Scoggins, R-Cartersville.