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The administration’s proposed rule would bar states from accessing information about abortion in certain cases, generating an array of potential legal and medical issues.

By Lauretta Brown, EWTN News, July 31, 2023

Lauretta Brown Lauretta Brown is the Register’s Washington-based staff writer.

Lauretta BrownWASHINGTON — The Biden administration continues to get creative in its attempts to expand abortion access in a post-Roe America, where 14 states have banned most abortions and Congress is divided on the issue.

One of the latest tools in the Biden administration’s “whole-of-government” approach to respond to state pro-life protections involves proposed changes by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), the rules which protect patient’s private healthcare information, and a change which would prevent states from accessing information about abortion. ….

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