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Pennsylvania House Democrats announce legislation to curb some restrictions on state’s abortion clinics

A group of Pennsylvania Democratic lawmakers on Monday announced they plan to introduce legislation to undo the requirement that abortion clinics in the state meet the same regulations as ambulatory surgical centers, which reproductive rights advocates say do little more than restrict patients’ access to care.

Mapping the path forward: Legislating the next stage of reproductive rights in Pennsylvania

Monday is the 51st anniversary of Roe vs. Wade, the landmark abortion case the U.S. Supreme Court overturned in 2022. This year, abortion rights advocates and lawmakers say they are not looking back at what was lost, but are instead seeking the path forward.