Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 2021-09-08 14:21:59 –
Sioux Falls, SD (AP) — South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem restricts access to abortion drugs and makes clear that drug abortion is within state law that requires direct consultation with doctors I issued an order.
The Republican Governor has instructed the State Department of Health that abortion-inducing drugs can only be prescribed or dispensed by state-approved doctors after face-to-face examinations.
“The Biden administration goes beyond that authority and continues to suppress the legislatures that have been set up to pass strong pro-life legislation. They are now making it easier for the fetal life to have an abortion by telemedicine. We’re working to end it in. That won’t happen in South Dakota, “Governor Nome said. news release.. “I will continue to work with Congress and my fetal advocacy to ensure that South Dakota remains a strong pro-life state.”
The gnome order was made in anticipation of allowing the Food and Drug Administration to dispense abortion drugs by mail or through virtual pharmacies later this year.
About 39% of abortions in South Dakota last year were done by medication.
News of Nome’s Executive Order Coming A Week After Texas New abortion law It went into effect and banned abortion six weeks later.