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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
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Virginia Department of Health
Board
State Board of Health
chapter
Regulations for Licensure of Abortion Facilities [12 VAC 5 ‑ 412]
Action Regulations for Licensure of Abortion Facilities
Stage Proposed
Comment Period Ends 3/29/2013
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2/4/13  4:50 pm
Commenter: J. Luis Hernandez, Private Citizen

Health & Safety Standards are Important
 

Health and safety standards in facilities performing medical procedures are important to women. It is the least a state can do to protect women from medical complications due to "unsafe practices and conditions" at an abortion center. Without such regulation, the centers are simply "unsafe back-alley operations".