Missouri Bill Regarding Enforcement of Abortion Laws (HB 1157)
This law was last updated on Oct 20, 2017
This law is Anti–Choice
Failed to Pass
Mar 1, 2017
Primary Sponsors: 1
Total Sponsors: 1
Full Bill Text
HB 1157 would grant the Attorney General concurrent original jurisdiction throughout the state, along with each prosecuting attorney and circuit attorney within their respective jurisdictions, to commence actions for any violation of the state’s abortion laws. The Attorney General, or each respective prosecuting or circuit attorney, may seek injunctive or any other relief as necessary.
Companion bill to SB 196.
Similar to HB 1846, which failed to pass in 2014.