Arizona Bill to Amend Informed Consent Requirements (HB 2678)
This law was last updated on Apr 9, 2014
HB 2678 would have amended Arizona’s informed consent statute (A.R.S. §§ 36-2153 & 36-2156) to (1) include rape or incest as an exception to the requirement that the provisions of the statute be fulfilled before a woman’s consent to abortion will be considered “voluntary and informed”; and (2) include rape or incest as an exception to the requirement that an ultrasound be performed prior to an abortion.
Similar to HB 2679.