A measure in the Indiana Senate requires abortion clinics’ backup physicians to report their name to the state Department of Health.
The bill would now only require abortion doctors and backup physicians to have their admitting privileges in writing with the health providers and the state.
The judge's ruling stops Indiana from enforcing a law that would impose new requirements on abortion clinics that provide only chemical abortions.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana sues Indiana General Assembly on behalf of the Planned Parenthood facility in Lafayette.
The governor says action could come on the regulatory side or through further discussion in the Indiana General Assembly.
The U.S. Supreme Court announced Tuesday it would not hear Indiana's appeal of a ruling that struck down the state's law defunding abortion providers.
Planned Parenthood is planning a legal challenge to the measure, which regulates Indiana clinics that provide drug-induced abortions.
The legislation creates stricter regulations for facilities that dispense the abortion-inducing drug RU-486.
The bill no longer requires women to undergo an ultrasound before using abortion-inducing drugs.
Scott Pelath evaluated the House GOP on putting the middle class first, reinforcing traditional public schools and taking a break from divisive social issues.