Legislation

  • Contact Legislators

    Get to know your representatives on the local, state and federal level. The anti-life forces have a great deal of money and resources on their side for phoning, mailing and emailing your legislators – even employing celebrities from out of state to contact Iowa state legislators. U.S. Senators U.S. Congressmen Iowa Governor Iowa Lieutenant Governor […]

  • Court Cases

    Here is a summary of the major Supreme Court cases on abortion. Roe vs. Wade 1/22/73 Declared that under an individual’s fundamental 14th Amendment right of privacy, states may not ban abortion. It held the fetus is not a person and left abortion decisions solely between a woman and her doctor in the first trimester, […]

  • Federal Legislation

    National Right to Life Committee (www.nrlc.org) keeps “scorecards” for important pro-life roll call votes in the U.S. Senate or U.S. House of Representatives so you can see at a glance how your representatives are voting. Click on the following links: U.S. House: 2007-2008 scorecard-to-date for U.S. House U.S. Senate: 2007-2008 scorecard-to-date for U.S. Senate   Contact […]

  • Iowa Law

    Summaries of Iowa Abortion Laws and related laws. The Iowa Code number are provided with each, so you can read the original legislation in full on the Iowa General Assembly website. Search for Iowa Legislation codes HERE. Parental Notification Law (135L) A licensed physician who will perform an abortion on a minor (under age 18, […]