87th Legislative Session Bill Tracker
Avow is tracking every bill related to abortion that has been filed during this session. To see where a bill is at in the process, click the bill number (ie. “SB 8”) and review the Texas Legislature Online link. We will keep you abreast of the major developments through our text alerts. Sign up by texting ACTION to 833-475-0184.
Abortion Bans and Restrictions
SB 802 (Paxton) HB 2313 (Leach) – Requires anyone seeking abortion care to have counseling and receive information from a third party (a CPC), creates a database of all those seeking counseling, assigns each patient a “Scarlet number” for the database, and patient can not get care unless the CPC adds their number to the statewide database.
SB 1647 – prohibits abortion after 6 weeks, removes exception for non-viable fetuses, and a reason ban.