Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Change abortion limit from 24 weeks to 12 weeks — rejected — 20 May 2008 at 22:00
The majority of MPs voted against adding a new paragraph to the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill to change the time limit for the legal termination of pregnancy from 24 weeks to 12 weeks.
-  Edward Leigh MP, House of Commons, 20 May 2008
-  Medical termination of pregnancy, Abortion Act 1967, Clause 1(1)(a).
-  Amendment of law relating to termination of pregnancy, Human Fertilisatisation Act 1990, Clause 37
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