Current Amendment: 3700R061.LB.DOCX to Bill 3700
Senator BRIGHT proposes the following amendment (3700R061.LB.DOCX):
Amend the bill, as and if amended, Part IB, Section 22, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL, page 398, after line 5, by inserting a new proviso to read:
/ 22.___. (DHEC: Personhood) The department must utilize at least one hundred dollars to prepare printed materials concerning the right to life for each born and preborn human being vested at fertilization. The materials must be provided to each abortion provider in the State and must accompany any other written materials distributed to a woman prior to an abortion. The materials must contain only the following information: "The right to life guaranteed by Article I, Section 3 of the South Carolina Constitution, specifically that no person shall be deprived of life without due process of law, and that no person may be denied the equal protection of the laws of this State, vests at fertilization for each born and preborn human person. The materials must be easily comprehendible and must be printed in a typeface large and bold enough to be clearly legible. The materials required under this section must be available on the department's Internet website.
Renumber sections to conform.
Amend sections, totals and title to conform.