Committee for Health - Primary Legislation

The Severe Fetal Impairment Abortion (Amendment) Bill

The Severe Fetal Impairment Abortion (Amendment) Bill was introduced to the Northern Ireland Assembly on 16 February 2021.

The Bill passed its Second Stage on 15 March 2021 and has been referred to the Committee for Health for Committee Stage.

The Committee issued a call for evidence on the Severe Fetal Impairment Abortion (Amendment) Bill which ran for 7 weeks until 07 May 2021. 

The call for evidence is now closed and the Committee is considering the written submissions it received.

Further information on the Bill and the Health Committee’s consideration of the Bill can be found below: 

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