The Senate approved it on a 25-11 vote Friday, only hours after the House approved it 82-43. The measure goes next to Gov. Kathleen Sebelius.
The bill would require doctors performing late-term abortions to give detailed medical reasons for them in reports to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.
Also, if a woman or girl comes to believe her late-term abortion was illegal, she, her husband or parents could sue the doctor for damages.
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