MARK YOUR CALENDAR! SAVE THE DATE! Join us for our 2nd meeting with the MA ROE Coalition and Rep Peake to learn about the MA ROE Act and what you can do!

Plans are coming together for our second Cape Cod community meeting regarding the ROE Act.  Representatives from Massachusetts Planned Parenthood, NARAL and the ACLU, along with Rep Sarah Peake will discuss what the ROE Act is, why it’s so important NOW, and what you can do to help get it passed.  Will post time as soon as confirmed.

Thursday evening Feb 27 at 6pm

 Barnstable, at the Unitarian Church of Barnstable
3330 Main St (rt. 6A), Barnstable, MA 02630 (map)

Make reservations for this event here.

Join members of the ROE Act Coalition and MA State Representative Sarah Peak to learn more about the ROE Act, hear from a supportive lawmaker about why this legislation matters, and take action to engage supporters of abortion access on the Cape and beyond.
Join us to hear the latest about these bills and how you can use your voice!

What is the ROE Act?

The Massachusetts Roe Act includes two bills, one filed in the Senate and one filed in the House:

  • S1209/ H.3320 ROE Act: Would remove obstacles and expand abortion access. Would protect the health safety and privacy of young people by removing permission from a parent or judge to obtain an abortion. Ensures medical decisions are between a patient and her doctor. Establishes a safety net coverage for abortion care that already exists for other pregnancy care for people excluded from Mass Health. Senator Chandler and Rep Livingstone – Assigned to Joint Committee on Public Health – passed to The Joint Committee on the Judiciary and a hearing was held in June.

Download an info-graphic sheet supplied by NARAL here , fact sheet provided by the MA ROE Coalition, here, and a Myth vs Fact sheet, addressing some of the MA Catholic Bishops, MA Citizen’s for Life and the MA GOP’s lies, here.

SEE MORE ABOUT WHAT IT WILL DO, AND WHY IT IS SO URGENT NOW, HERE:  The MA Roe Act, what it is, and why it is so important now -UPDATE

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