After a night of heated debate, an Allentown City Council committee forwards 4 abortion-related ordinances to next meeting | State

ALLENTOWN, PA – After a three-hour session of intense debate Wednesday night, a special Allentown City Council committee agreed to send four proposed abortion rights ordinances to the next full council meeting, currently scheduled for Sept. 7.

The decision was not unanimous among the three members of the ad hoc committee, which consists of Joshua Siegel, the bill’s author; Cynthia Motto, board president; and Darryl L. Hendricks.

Bill 60: Buffer zones

Bill 61: Advertising with limited services

Bills 62, 63: Abortion-related crimes, out-of-state investigations

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