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West Virginia Bill Prohibiting Abortion Promotion by School Officials (HB 4371)

This law was last updated on May 8, 2018

This law is Anti–Choice


West Virginia


HB 4371


Failed to Pass


Jan 31, 2018


Co-sponsors: 7
Primary Sponsors: 1
Total Sponsors: 8


Sex Ed and Abstinence Only

Full Bill Text

HB 4371 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

Identical to HB 2467, which was introduced in 2017.

Similar to HB 2458 (2015) and HB 2482 (2014), both of which failed to pass.