After months of delay, three fetal tissue bills referred to Senate committee


Senate President Roger Roth this week referred three fetal tissue bills to a Senate committee after months of delay.
Roth, R-Appleton, had been postponing the bills' introduction because he wanted the Senate GOP caucus to discuss the competing proposals and come to a consensus on which route to take.
But that had drawn concerns from Sen. Terry Moulton, R-Chippewa Falls, who told last week he was "very frustrated" about the delay. Moulton is the co-author of two bills known as the "Heal Without Harm" package, which is backed by several anti-abortion groups.
A less strict proposa...

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