Poland’s lawmakers have passed new legislation aimed at encouraging women pregnant with disabled babies not to have an abortion. The new policy, called For Life, will offer a one-off €900 bonus to families of babies with disabilities, in addition to the €300 monthly allowance that parents currently receive.
As reported by the local media, the policy is scheduled to go into effect next year. The new measure passed parliament in a 267-140 vote, with 21 abstaining.
President Andrzej Duda, who...
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