Texas House moves to require more abortion reporting data

The Texas Tribune: Health facilities that perform abortions may soon have to release more detailed data on complications that arise during and after the procedure — another move by GOP lawmakers to crack down on abortions in Texas.  

House lawmakers voted 94-52 to require hospitals, birthing centers, community health centers and freestanding emergency rooms that perform abortions — not just abortion clinics — to submit complication reports to the Department of State Health Services. It's a move abortion foes hope will give them a fuller scope of problems associated with the procedure.

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