What has been labeled "The Fetal Heartbeat Bill" passed the House in the Tennessee General Assembly but was later moved to "Study" this summer by the Senate Judiciary Committee. The stalled bill deals with abortion in Tennessee.
State Senator Dawn White explained the bill to WGNS...
The bill (SB1236/HB0077) will be further studied this summer.
In 2017 a previous revision of the bill was labeled as "Constitutionally suspect" by the Tennessee Attorney General's Office.