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CS/SB 56: Infant Death

GENERAL BILL by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs ; Hays

Infant Death; Revising the education and orientation requirements for birth centers and their families to incorporate safe sleep practices and causes of Sudden Unexpected Infant Death; revising legislative findings and intent with respect to the sudden unexpected death of an infant under a specified age; defining the term “Sudden Unexpected Infant Death”; revising provisions relating to training requirements for first responders; revising requirements relating to autopsies performed by medical examiners, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2013
Last Action: 5/30/2013 - Chapter No. 2013-62
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Health Policy (HP)
  2. Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
11/19/2012 Senate • Filed
12/5/2012 Senate • Referred to Health Policy; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs -SJ 11
1/15/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 01/23/13, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
1/23/2013 Senate • Favorable by Health Policy; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
1/24/2013 Senate • Now in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs -SJ 112
2/11/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 02/19/13, 1:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building --Not Considered
3/1/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 03/06/13, 2:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
3/5/2013 Senate • Introduced -SJ 112
3/7/2013 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 03/12/13, 2:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
3/12/2013 Senate • CS by- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 210
3/13/2013 Senate • Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
3/15/2013 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 210
3/18/2013 Senate • CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs read 1st time -SJ 211
3/21/2013 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/27/13
3/27/2013 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 270
• Amendment(s) adopted (526840) -SJ 270
• Ordered engrossed -SJ 270
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/4/2013 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 310
• Amendment(s) adopted (296380) -SJ 310
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 310
4/10/2013 House • In Messages
4/15/2013 House • Referred to Calendar -HJ 615
• Received -HJ 615
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/17/13
4/17/2013 House • Substituted for CS/CS/CS/HB 83 -HJ 628
• Read 2nd time -HJ 628
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/18/2013 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 670
• Amendment(s) adopted (924119) -HJ 670
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 115 NAYS 0 -HJ 671
4/23/2013 Senate • In returning messages
5/1/2013 Senate • Concurred in 1 amendment(s) (924119) -SJ 885, 886
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 886
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled
5/21/2013 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
5/30/2013 • Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2013-62