The bill would ban abortions six weeks after conception. Kasich had breached a similar law – House Bill 258, known as "Heartbeat Bill" – last month before leaving office. Kasich is now a CNN contributor.
The legislation has triggered consideration for the proponents of abortion rights. NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio, the state chapter of a national abortion organization, called the law "terrible" and "unconstitutional."
The Republican governor expects to face legal action the next day after signing the bill.
The next day or that day, a lawsuit is filed. Ultimately, however, this will go to the Supreme Court of the United States. And they will make that decision, "said DeWine.