In 2009, more than 900 measures concerning reproductive health and rights were introduced in the states and the District of Columbia. By the end of 2009, 77 new laws had been enacted in 34 states and in DC. This more than doubled the 33 new laws enacted in 20 states in 2008.
There are many ways to take a stand in support of reproductive health and rights and against increasingly restrictive legislation. To take action, click on the links below.