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Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Regulations for Licensure of Abortion Facilities [REPEALED] [12 VAC 5 ‑ 412]
Action Amend the Regulation after Assessment and Receipt of Public Comment
Comment Period Ends 10/31/2018
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10/31/18  8:25 pm
Commenter: LaChanda R Sumbler CWA Virginia

Reinstate Health Laws For Abortion


Reinstate all of the health and safety measures the Board unlawfully watered down during it's, last amendment process.

Require all OLC inspections to verify that ultrasounds have been performed at least 24 hours to every abortion performed.

Require  annual inspections on abortion facilities instead of biennial.

Remove the ability Commissioner to grant permanent variances.

Reinstate the ability of department to deny,suspect,or revoke, the license to operate an abortion facility for violatng my provisin of Article 1 32 , 1-1123 etc. of Chapter 5 of Title 32.1 .

Reinstae the requiremnt that abortion facilities provide information on post abortion counceling to its patients.

Reinstate the requirement  that the abortion facility ensure that it has removed all of the fetal body parts from inside of the female patient upon performance of the abortion..

Reinstate the requirement that abortion facilities report to OLC my incidents reported to the malpractice insurance.

Reinstae the reasonable design and construction stanards that provided for things such as hallways wide enough to carry patients out on a stretcher in case of emergency,


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