Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick: Statement on the Passage of Senate Bill 22


AUSTIN – Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick issued this statement today following the passage of Senate Bill 22 – Defund Abortion Providers, by Sen. Donna Campbell, R-New Braunfels:

“There is nothing more important than defending the defenseless. Senate Bill 22, authored by Sen. Campbell, will continue Texas’ commitment to defend the most vulnerable in our society and preserve the sanctity of life. Senate Bill 22 protects Texas taxpayers and affirms Texas’ commitment to protecting life. I strongly support this legislation and congratulate Sen. Campbell for carrying this important bill.”