Washington Initiative 989 (2008)
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Initiative 988 was a citizen-initiated state statute.
The official Ballot Measure Summary read:
This measure would require the Department of Health to adopt rules establishing a program to allow payment of up to ninety percent of the cost of an embryo transfer as an alternative to abortion, appropriate $1 million for that purpose, and provide a civil penalty of five times the amount of funds received for anybody who obtains funds under this program through fraud.
Initiative 989 was sponsored by David Henshaw of Tacoma, Washington.