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Legislative Session in the Home Stretch!  
Contact your State Senators and Representatives THIS WEEK!

 Greetings! 

 Louisiana Right to Life: Lighting the Way to a Pro-Life Louisiana

This week, three life-saving bills will be debated in the at the Capitol in Baton Rouge. We need YOUR help in getting these crucial pieces of legislation passed!  

 

The legislative session ends on Monday, June 4th. In order for these bills to pass, action must be taken THIS WEEK. Please read about the following bills and contact your Representatives and Senators to support these pieces of pro-life legislation!   

Criminal Abortion Dismemberment Act 

 

TODAY, Louisiana Right to Life expects SB 330, the Criminal Abortion Dismemberment Act, to be debated on the House floor. If passed, this piece of legislation will create a specific crime for performing an abortion in the state of Louisiana if the abortionist is not licensed to practice medicine in Louisiana.   

 

Call and email your Representative now and ask him/her to support SB 330. 

 

Your message: "VOTE yes to SB 330, the Criminal Abortion Dismemberment Act! Please let me know how you plan to vote on SB 330."

Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act  
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TOMORROW, SB 766, the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, will be in the House Health and Welfare Committee at 9 AM and will be on the House floor either Thursday or Friday.  If passed, this piece of legislation will save at least 150 lives each year! 

 
 

Your message: "VOTE yes to SB 766, the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act without hostile amendments!  Please let me know how you plan to vote on SB 766."

Hear the Heartbeat Act 

TOMORROW,  Louisiana Right to Life expects SB 708, the Hear the Heartbeat Act, to be debated on the House floor. Among other things, this bill requires the abortionist to make the heartbeat of the unborn child audible to a woman prior to an abortion. 

 

Call and email your Representative and ask him/her to support SB 708.

 

Your message: "Vote YES to SB 708, the Hear the Heartbeat Act without hostile amendments! Please let me know how you plan to vote on SB 708."   

Your call may be the encouragement your Senator Or Representative needs to vote for life, so please contact your legislators today. See below for contact information. Thank you for your support of life! 

 

For a Pro-Life Louisiana,

  

Benjamin Clapper
Executive Director 
Louisiana Right to Life
Louisiana Right to Life: Lighting the Way to a Pro-Life Louisiana
P.S. HB 1086, the Additional Euthanasia/Assisted Suicide Protection Act, is headed to the Governor's Desk to be signed into law! It passed yesterday evening unanimously in the Senate. Here is a photo of, from left to right, Dr. Jeff White, Rep. Alan Seabaugh, and LARTL staff member Ryan Verret after HB 1086's passage from the Senate committee.

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How to contact your state legislators: 

 

(click your Senator's name and reach them via phone and email)

Click to Find Your Senator Using Your Address 

Or, call the Senate at 225.342.2040 and ask for your Senator.
(click your Representative's name and reach them via phone and email)
 
 
Or, call the House at 225.342.6945 and ask for your Representative.
Louisiana Right to Life, established in 1970, works through education, legislation, activism, and service to restore the right to life in Louisiana by opposing abortion, euthanasia, and other life destroying actions.

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