Missouri allows citizens to refuse Obamacare contraception-abortion mandate…

Missouri allows citizens to refuse Obamacare contraception-abortion mandate

Bill: SB749 (PDF)

Sponsored by Sens. Lamping, Dempsey, Kehoe, et al, and passed into law by a successful override of Governor Nixon’s veto, SB749 mandates that no employee, self-employed person, or any other person shall be compelled to obtain coverage for, or be discriminated against or penalized for declining or refusing coverage for, abortion, contraception, or sterilization in a health plan if such items or procedures are contrary to the religious beliefs or moral convictions of such employee or person.

Also: “Missouri Legislature overrides governor veto, passes Obamacare contraception opt-out law”

“Gov. Nixon veto of abortion-contraception opt-out bill sets up imminent override by Legislature”

“Mo. Senate passes bill exempting citizens from Obamacare abortion-contraception mandate”

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