Urgent Action Needed!
Currently in the state of Nevada, girls under the age of 18 can get an abortion – a surgical procedure – without a parent even knowing. Nevada needs to
pass AB 405
, and join the over 30 states which have parental involvement laws.
is a commonsense bill which requires
of one parent or guardian prior to an abortion being performed on an underage girl.
Parental consent is not required, only proof of parental notification
. There is an expedited judicial procedure which may be used in place of parental notification in certain situations.
is currently in the Senate Finance Committee. The Committee Chair has stated that there will be
Committee hearing on
, which would mean the bill would die in Committee, without an opportunity for a hearing and public testimony.
is important legislation which deserves to brought to hearing in Committee, so that it can be heard publicly debated, and voted on, by our elected officials,.
Action Needed: PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL the following senators as soon as possible. ASK THEM to protect teens and protect parental rights and responsibilities by assuring that AB405 RECEIVES A HEARING in committee, and a VOTE ON THE SENATE FLOOR. !
Senator Ben Kieckhefer – 775-684-1450;
Senator Greg Brower – 775-684-1419;
Senator Michael Roberson –775-684-1481: