Iowa governor signs Fetal Heartbeat Bill into law

Daily News Article - May 7, 2018


1. The first paragraph of a news article should answer the questions who, what, where and when. List the who, what, where and when of this news item. (NOTE: The remainder of a news article provides details on the why and/or how.)

2. List the exceptions to the Fetal Heartbeat Bill.

3. a) What provision is included in the bill relating to the use of fetal remains (or: baby body parts - depending on your view of an unborn child / fetus)?
b) What exception is there to this provision?

4. Why did Republican Governor Kim Reynolds sign the bill?

5. What organizations are fighting this bill, as well as similar laws recently passed in other states that place restrictions on abortions?