Sens. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and Mark Udall (D-Colo.) on Tuesday introduced new legislation to counter the debated Supreme Court Hobby Lobby decision, which favored religious exemptions to certain contraception methods.
The court ruled that the contraception mandate violated the 1993 Religious Freedom and Restoration Act. It held that the mandate substantially burdens the exercise of religion and that the Affordable Care Act didnt use the least restrictive means to promote this government interest, tests required by RFRA.
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