February 14, 2017 | Posted in Abortion | By

Today the Arkansas House of Representatives passed H.B. 1434. This is a good, pro-life bill that prohibits abortions performed due to the baby’s sex.

The bill now goes to the Arkansas Senate.

Below is a breakdown of the vote on the bill.

Voted FOR H.B. 1434 (79 votes)

Ballinger Baltz Barker Beck Bentley Boyd
Bragg Branscum Brown Burch Capp Cavenaugh
Coleman Collins Cozart Dalby Deffenbaugh Della Rosa
Dotson D. Douglas C. Douglas Eubanks Farrer D. Ferguson
C. Fite L. Fite Fortner Gates Gazaway Gonzales
M. Gray Hammer Henderson K. Hendren Hillman G. Hodges
Holcomb Hollowell House Jean Jett Ladyman
Lemons Lowery Lundstrum Lynch Maddox Magie
A. Mayberry McCollum McElroy G. McGill McNair D. Meeks
S. Meeks Miller Murdock Payton Penzo Petty
Pilkington Pitsch Richey Richmond Rushing Rye
Shepherd B. Smith Sorvillo Speaks Sturch Sullivan
Tosh Vaught Warren Watson J. Williams Wing

Voted AGAINST H.B. 1434 (3 votes)

Sabin Walker D. Whitaker

Voted “Present” (6 votes)

. Armstrong Blake M.J. Gray Love Nicks Tucker

Did Not Vote (12 Representatives)

F. Allen Davis Drown Eaves K. Ferguson Fielding
V. Flowers M. Hodges Johnson Leding Wardlaw Mr. Speaker

Jerry is the founder and president of Family Council. He began Family Council in 1989 after a successful effort to amend the Arkansas Constitution to prevent the use of public funds for abortions. He and his wife reside in Little Rock. They have four sons.