The Senate Health Committee voted to pass the following legislation out of committee:

SB301–Recognizing “life” as beginning at the point of fertilization

SB308–Requiring a doctor to show ultrasound pictures to a pregnant woman before performing an abortion. ┬áCalled the Right to Know and See Act

SB298–Requiring a doctor to examine a woman both before and after an abortion-inducing drug. ┬áCalled the Abortion-Inducing Drug Safety Act.

SB202–Prohibiting coverage of abortion by any health care plan offered in Alabama through federal health care legislation.