Utah dads to be required to pay half of pregnancy costs

Utah dads to be required to pay half of pregnancy costs

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox speaks during his monthly news conference on March 18, 2021, in Salt Lake City. Cox has signed a law requiring biological fathers to pay half of a woman's out-of-pocket pregnancy costs. (Spenser Heaps/The Deseret News via AP, Pool, File)
FILE - The Utah House of Representatives is shown on Feb. 26, 2021, in Salt Lake City. Utah's governor has signed a law requiring biological fathers to pay half of a woman's out-of-pocket pregnancy costs. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
FILE - Republican Rep. Brady Brammer, poses for a portrait at the Utah State Capitol on Jan. 30, 2020, in Salt Lake City. Utah's governor has signed a law requiring biological fathers to pay half of a woman's out-of-pocket pregnancy costs. Brammer said he decided to sponsor the measure because he had grown frustrated with the number of anti-abortion measures going through the Legislature and wanted to pursue legislation that would make it easier to bring life into the world. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)

Utah dads to be required to pay half of pregnancy costs

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox speaks during his monthly news conference on March 18, 2021, in Salt Lake City. Cox has signed a law requiring biological fathers to pay half of a woman's out-of-pocket pregnancy costs. (Spenser Heaps/The Deseret News via AP, Pool, File)
FILE - The Utah House of Representatives is shown on Feb. 26, 2021, in Salt Lake City. Utah's governor has signed a law requiring biological fathers to pay half of a woman's out-of-pocket pregnancy costs. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
FILE - Republican Rep. Brady Brammer, poses for a portrait at the Utah State Capitol on Jan. 30, 2020, in Salt Lake City. Utah's governor has signed a law requiring biological fathers to pay half of a woman's out-of-pocket pregnancy costs. Brammer said he decided to sponsor the measure because he had grown frustrated with the number of anti-abortion measures going through the Legislature and wanted to pursue legislation that would make it easier to bring life into the world. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)