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TEXAS SUES BIDEN ADMINISTRATION OVER GUIDANCE DIRECTED AT REPRODUCTIVE CARE FOR EMERGENCY ROOM PATIENTS

Texas filed a lawsuit Thursday challenging actions taken by the Biden administration in the wake of the Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade reversal — actions that Texas alleges illegally preempts the state’s abortion laws.

Texas is challenging recent guidance from the Department of Health and Human Services — released Monday after an executive order by President Joe Biden last week — asserting that federal law preempts state abortion restrictions when emergency care is needed and that the federal government can penalize institutions or providers that fail to provide abortions necessary for treating medical emergencies.

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(L) and Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton speak during the launch of an antitrust investigation into large tech companies outside of the US Supreme Court in Washington, DC on September 9, 2019. – The backlash against Big Tech heads into a new phase Monday with another broad antitrust investigation, highlighting the mounting legal challenges facing the dominant online platforms. Top legal officials from dozens of US states were set to unveil a probe of Google over allegations of “anticompetitive behavior,” days after a separate coalition announced a similar investigation of social networking giant Facebook. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images)
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Texas argues that the law in question — the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act — does not give the federal government the authority to force health care providers to perform abortions. The law sets standards for the treatment emergency patients must receive at certain health care facilities and threatens civil penalties, as well as loss of the Medicare or Medicaid funding, for violations.

President Joe Biden signs an executive order on abortion access during an event in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, July 8, 2022, in Washington.


“EMTALA does not mandate access to abortion or codify a right to an abortion as ‘stabilizing treatment’ for an ’emergency medical condition,'” the lawsuit said. “The Abortion Mandate cites no other federal law that would authorize or require an abortion. No federal statute, including EMTALA, supersedes or preempts the States’ power to regulate or prohibit abortion.”


The lawsuit was filed in the US District Court for the Northern District of Texas. Texas is asking the court to block enforcement of guidance and to declare the directive unlawful.



Published By Odoh Dominic Chukwuemeka

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