Vote to include Section 8 in the ALRA 2008 [VicHansard 3597- 3614] -


The vote on S.8 in the Lower House was that S.8 be retained in the bill.

S.8 refers to the right of doctors and health professionals to conscientious objection.

It provides that when a woman requests an abortion the doctor must state that he/she has a conscientious objection and refer the woman to a doctor who has no such objection.



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