The worst thing about this bill (other than the abortions themselves) is the stripping away of protections for pro-life health care workers and religious institutions that purchase health insurance for their workers.

BREAKING: Illinois gov signs extreme law repealing partial-birth abortion ban

https://www.lifesitenews.com/news/il...cted-abortions

SPRINGFIELD, Illinois, June 12, 2019 (LifeSiteNews) – On Wednesday morning, Illinois’ Democrat Gov. JB Pritzker signed into law a measure allowing virtually unlimited abortion in the state, in what many pro-life advocates say is one of the most extreme bills of its kind.

The so-called Reproductive Health Act (RHA) codifies a “fundamental right” to abortion, establishes “that a fertilized egg, embryo, or fetus does not have independent rights under the law,” and repeals numerous restrictions and regulations on abortion, including protections against taxpayer funding of abortion and protections for infants born after failed abortions...

...The legislation “allows abortion throughout pregnancy, up to the moment of birth, for any reason. It allows abortions by a non-doctor in a facility that's not inspected and doesn't have to report injuries,” said Susan B. Anthony List National Campaign Chair Jill Stanek, an Illinois native and former nurse who rose to prominence after exposing infanticide in Chicago. “It strips away conscience protections for pro-life health care workers and forces all health insurance policies to cover abortions, including religious organizations.”

...ABC 7 says that post-viability abortions would still be allowed “only if necessary to protect the health or life of the pregnant woman.” But pro-lifers have long warned that so-called “health exceptions” are defined by Roe v. Wade’s companion case, Doe v. Bolton, in which the US Supreme Court defined “health” in the context of abortion as encompassing “all factors – physical, emotional, psychological, familial, and the woman’s age – relevant to the wellbeing of the patient.”...