Bill would allow Kansas local governments to restrict abortion


(Developing: Will be updated)

A Wichita lawmaker on Thursday introduced legislation that would clear the way for local governments in Kansas to regulate abortion.

Republican sate Sen. Chase Blasi is backing a bill that would repeal a state law that bars local governments from regulating or restricting abortion.

The bill was introduced in the Senate Federal & State Affairs Committee on Thursday morning.

Blasi, who recently replaced Gene Suellentrop in the Senate, introduced the bill less than six months after voters rejected a constitutional amendment that would . . .


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