AL governor signs into law ban of nearly all abortions in the state

AL governor signs into law ban of nearly all abortions in the state

(WTVM) - Alabama Governor Kay Ivey signed into law the Alabama Human Life Protection Act on Wednesday after both houses of the Alabama Legislature passed House Bill 314.

The law bans nearly all abortions in the state.

Ivey issued the following statement after signing the bill:

Today, I signed into law the Alabama Human Life Protection Act, a bill that was approved by overwhelming majorities in both chambers of the Legislature. To the bill’s many supporters, this legislation stands as a powerful testament to Alabamians’ deeply held belief that every life is precious and that every life is a sacred gift from God.

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