According to USATODAY.com,

Virginia’s Senate has approved modified legislation to require an external ultrasound before an abortion.

The initial proposal had sought to mandate an internal sonogram, which opponents argued was coercive, medically unnecessary and a state intrusion into a doctor-patient relationship. Amid a public outcry last week, Gov. Bob McDonnell, a Republican, withdrew his initial support for the invasive procedure and pushed for the external sonogram.

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