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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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3/22/13  3:38 pm
Commenter: Anne Zieger

Abortion provider regulations
 

Dear Regulators:

I'm writing to express my opposition to draconian abortion provider regulations currently contemplated by the Board of Health.

Imposing disparate regulations on abortion clinics doesn't improve the health and safety of Virginians; instead, they make safe, legal first-trimester abortions unobtainable for women to access, especially young, low-income women who already suffer from inadequate access to healthcare.

Please do not endanger women's access to a needed healthcare service. Do not enact regulations specifically targeting abortion providers.

Sincerely,

 

Anne Zieger