Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon on Monday signed a bill that prohibits the University of Wyoming and the state's seven community colleges from paying for abortions or insurance to pay for abortions.

You can read House Bill 253 here.

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The bill was primarily sponsored by Rep. Chuck Gray [R-Natrona County].

It was co-sponsored by Representative(s) Andrew, Haroldson, Laursen, Neiman, Ottman, Rodriguez-Williams, Styvar, Winter Senator(s) Biteman, Bouchard, Hutchings, McKeown, Salazar,  and Steinmetz.

Here is a complete list of the bills the governor signed into law on Monday:

Bill No.Enrolled Act #Bill Title
SF0141SEA0071Business entities-representation in detainer cases.
SF0121SEA0075State funds - investments and distributions.
HB0136HEA0081Inclusive ballot language.
HB0231HEA0083College credit retention.
HB0219HEA0084Investment funds committee-membership.
HB0244HEA0085State investment administration.
HB0253HEA0089Higher education-ban on funding for abortions.
HB0159HEA0091Liquor manufacturer regulations.
HB0254HEA0094Transportation computer system.
HB0092HEA0095Revisor's bill.

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