The ACLU of Maryland opposes SB 449, which alters the definition of a “viable” fetus in relation to the obtainment or performance of an abortion to mean the stage beginning at 24 weeks gestation. 

Sponsors

Senators Waugh, Bates, Cassilly, Eckardt, Edwards, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Norman, Ready, Salling, Serafini, and Simonaire

Status

Won: bill did not pass

Session

2018

Bill number

Position

Oppose

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