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HB 271: Abortion

GENERAL BILL by Hill ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Hage ; Sabatini

Abortion; Prohibits termination of pregnancy if physician determines that preborn human being has detectable preborn intrauterine heartbeat; removes medical necessity exceptions; revises certain informed consent requirements; removes provisions relating to partial-birth abortions; removes certain civil remedies; provides criminal penalties.

Effective Date: 7/1/2020
Last Action: 3/14/2020 House - Died in Health Quality Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
10/1/2019 House • Filed
10/14/2019 House • Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 26
1/14/2020 House • Introduced -HJ 26
3/14/2020 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Health Quality Subcommittee