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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (CBSMiami/AP) —  A bill which would require women to wait 24 hours before getting an abortion moved forward in the Senate.

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It advanced to third and final reading in the state Senate Thursday. It passed the House Wednesday.

Senate Democrats sought unsuccessfully to alter or obstruct the bill with a series of amendments, including one to require a similar waiting period for a man to get a vasectomy.

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The bill said legally required informed consent procedures including an ultrasound exam must happen 24 hours before the procedure, in effect requiring two clinic trips a day apart. Democratic amendments also sought to add waivers or exceptions to the waiting period and to a requirement that a woman seeking a rape or incest exception provide documentation of the crime.

Majority Republicans easily turned back the amendments.

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