CHAPTER 188

(HB 1266)

State authority to prohibit abortions,
when the authority may be implemented.


         ENTITLED, An Act to  revise certain provisions relating to the implementation of certain provisions relating to the prohibition of abortions.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:

     Section  1.  That section 7 of House Bill 1249 as previous enacted by the Eightieth Legislative Assembly be amended to read as follows:

     Section 7. This Act is effective on the date that the states are recognized by the United States Supreme Court to have the authority to prohibit abortion at all stages of pregnancy.

     Signed March 22, 2005
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