HB 1546

North Country
7:18 am
Thu March 8, 2012

How North Country Reps Voted On Employer-Contraception Bill

North Country representatives were evenly split on the vote for House Bill 1546, which NHPR reported allows “any employer with a religious objection to deny workers insurance coverage for contraceptives.”

Supporters of the bill said it was about religious freedom.

Opponents note the Catholic church helped draft the bill and say it supports its anti-contraception views.

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