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West Virginia Bill Prohibiting Abortion Promotion By School Officials (HB 2458)

This law was last updated on Feb 16, 2017

This law is Anti–Choice


West Virginia


HB 2458


Failed to Pass


Jan 28, 2015


Co-sponsors: 6
Primary Sponsors: 1
Total Sponsors: 7


Sex Ed and Abstinence Only

Full Bill Text

HB 2458 would prohibit all employees of the State Board of Education or any county board from counseling, referring, transporting or assisting any student to obtain an abortion. Any person that does so would be guilty of a misdemeanor and may be fined up to $200 or sent to jail for up to six months.

Related Legislation

Similar to HB 2482, which failed to pass in 2014.