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CS/CS/CS/HB 1129: Infants Born Alive

GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Health Quality Subcommittee ; Pigman ; Rodrigues, R. ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Ahern ; Albritton ; Baxley ; Boyd ; Campbell ; Combee ; Cummings ; Davis ; Eagle ; Fasano ; Fresen ; Hood ; Hudson ; Hutson ; Mayfield ; Metz ; Moraitis ; Porter ; Raulerson ; Renuart ; Saunders ; Spano ; Stone ; Trujillo ; Van Zant

Infants Born Alive; Provides that infant born alive during or immediately after attempted abortion is entitled to same rights, powers, & privileges as any other child born alive in course of natural birth; requires health care practitioners to preserve life & health of such infant born alive, if possible; provides for transport & admittance of infant to hospital; requires health care practitioner or employees who have knowledge of any violations with respect to infants born alive after attempted abortion to report those violations to DOH; provides penalty; provides for construction; revises reporting requirements.

Effective Date: 7/1/2013
Last Action: 6/6/2013 - Chapter No. 2013-121
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/28/2013 House • Filed
3/5/2013 House • Introduced -HJ 110
3/6/2013 House • Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Civil Justice Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 200
3/15/2013 House • On Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 03/19/13, 9:00 am, 306 HOB
3/19/2013 House • CS by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 2 -HJ 333
3/22/2013 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Health Quality Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 330
3/25/2013 House • Now in Civil Justice Subcommittee -HJ 346
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 03/27/13, 10:30 am, 404 HOB
3/27/2013 House • CS/CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 2 -HJ 374
3/28/2013 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS/CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 368
3/29/2013 House • Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 383
4/2/2013 House • On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/04/13, 10:30 am, Morris Hall
4/4/2013 House • CS/CS/CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 449
4/8/2013 House • Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS/CS/CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 448
4/9/2013 House • Placed on Calendar -HJ 451
4/15/2013 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/17/13
4/17/2013 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 627
• Amendment(s) adopted (619041) -HJ 627
• Read 3rd time -HJ 627
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 119 NAYS 0 -HJ 628
4/18/2013 Senate • In Messages
• Referred to Health Policy; Judiciary; Appropriations -SJ 510
4/23/2013 Senate • Received -SJ 510
4/29/2013 Senate • Withdrawn from Health Policy; Judiciary; Appropriations -SJ 738
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 738
• Substituted for CS/CS/SB 1636 -SJ 738
• Read 2nd time -SJ 738
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/30/2013 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 800
• CS passed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 800
4/30/2013 House • Ordered enrolled -HJ 1029
5/28/2013 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
6/5/2013 • Approved by Governor
6/6/2013 • Chapter No. 2013-121