TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - Dist. 5 Rep. Cole Hefner joined Kayla Lyons on East Texas Now Tuesday to discuss a bill he’s authored in Austin.
House Bill 2727 addresses issues relating to voluntary and informed consent to an abortion. Hefner says he is a strong prolifer, has seven children, and believes that he government’s primary role should be to protect life. It would create a criminal penalty for anyone forcing a mother to have an abortion, Hefner said.
You can read the full text of that bill at this link.