Governor Tim Walz Signs Protect Reproductive Options Act

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – On Tuesday morning, Governor Tim Walz signed the Protect Reproductive Options (PRO) Act, which codifies abortion rights and establishes that every Minnesotan has a fundamental right to make autonomous decisions about their own reproductive health.

As Governor Signs PRO Act, Senate Majority Leader Kari Dziedzic Touts Importance of Putting into Law the Right to Reproductive Freedom

Signing Comes Just Days After Measure Won Historic Approval in Senate

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Senate Majority Leader Kari Dziedzic (DFL-Minneapolis) said that when Governor Walz signed the Protect Reproductive Options (PRO) Act (HF 1) Tuesday, he put into law the right of every Minnesotan to make their own decisions about their reproductive health.

Reproductive Freedom Caucus Statement on Passage of the PRO Act

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – By a vote of 34-33, the Minnesota Senate passed the PRO Act (HF 1/ SF 1) Saturday morning, enshrining the right of Minnesotans to make autonomous decisions about their own reproductive health. This historic legislation is the first step towards ensuring that every Minnesotan can access the full spectrum of reproductive healthcare they need. 

Senator Susan Pha Celebrates Passage of PRO Act as Victory for Reproductive Freedoms

ST. PAUL, Minn. – On Jan. 28, the Minnesota Senate passed SF 1, also known as the PRO Act, to enshrine Minnesotans’ right to reproductive healthcare in state law. The bill is chief authored by Senator Jennifer McEwan (DFL-Duluth) and co-authored by Senator Kari Dziedzic (DFL-Minneapolis), Senator Erin Maye Quade (DFL-Apple Valley), Senator Kelly Morrison (DFL-Deephaven), and Senator Lindsey Port (DFL-Burnsville).