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CS/CS/HB 101: Certificates of Nonviable Birth

GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Health Quality Subcommittee ; Cortes, B. ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Burgess ; Fischer ; Grall ; Magar ; Mariano ; Metz ; Plakon ; Spano ; Trumbull ; Yarborough

Certificates of Nonviable Birth; Creates "Grieving Families Act"; authorizes State Registrar of Vital Statistics Office of DOH to electronically receive certificate of nonviable birth; requires DOH to issue certificate of nonviable birth upon request of specified parent; authorizes rulemaking by DOH.

Effective Date: 7/1/2017
Last Action: 5/31/2017 - Chapter No. 2017-38, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 103 (Ch. 2017-39)
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
12/15/2016 House • Filed
1/9/2017 House • Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 37
2/8/2017 House • On Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 02/15/17, 9:00 am, Mashburn Hall
2/15/2017 House • CS by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 272
2/20/2017 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
2/22/2017 House • Now in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 268
3/3/2017 House • On Committee agenda-- Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee, 03/07/17, 1:00 pm, Sumner Hall
3/7/2017 House • Introduced -HJ 37
• Favorable by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 316
• CS by Health Quality Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 258
3/8/2017 House • Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 316
3/21/2017 House • On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 03/23/17, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
3/23/2017 House • CS/CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 464
3/28/2017 House • Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS/CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 460
3/29/2017 House • Placed on Calendar -HJ 488
3/30/2017 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/04/17
4/4/2017 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 537
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/5/2017 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 568
• CS passed; YEAS 115 NAYS 1 -HJ 568
4/12/2017 Senate • In Messages
4/13/2017 Senate • Referred to Health Policy; Judiciary; Appropriations -SJ 405
• Received -SJ 405
4/26/2017 Senate • Withdrawn from Health Policy; Judiciary; Appropriations -SJ 471
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 471
• Substituted for SB 672 -SJ 471
• Read 2nd time -SJ 471
• Placed on 3rd reading
4/27/2017 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 522
• CS passed; YEAS 36 NAYS 0 -SJ 522
4/27/2017 House • Ordered enrolled -HJ 950
5/18/2017 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
5/31/2017 • Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2017-38, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 103 (Ch. 2017-39)