CS/CS/SB 698: Reproductive Health
Reproductive Health; Requiring the Department of Health to immediately suspend the license of certain health care practitioners under certain circumstances; defining the term “pelvic examination”; prohibiting health care practitioners and certain students from performing a pelvic examination on a patient without first obtaining the written consent of the patient or the patient’s legal representative; establishing the criminal offense of reproductive battery, etc.
Last Action: 3/12/2020 Senate - Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -SJ 837
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• Referred to Judiciary; Criminal Justice; Rules -SJ 53
• Introduced -SJ 53
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/11/20, 2:00 pm, 110 Senate Building
• Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 267
• Now in Criminal Justice
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/18/20, 10:00 am, 37 Senate Building
• CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 325
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Rules
• CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time -SJ 328
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/26/20, 9:00 am, 110 Senate Building
• CS/CS by- Rules; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -SJ 357
• Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• CS/CS by Rules read 1st time -SJ 359
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/04/20 -SJ 411
• Read 2nd time -SJ 400
• Amendment(s) adopted (714748) -SJ 401
• Ordered engrossed -SJ 401
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 453
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 453
• In Messages
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 1001
• Received -HJ 1001
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/10/20
• Read 2nd time -HJ 1067
• Amendment(s) adopted (167817) -HJ 1067, 1068
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 1123
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 117 NAYS 0 -HJ 1123
• In returning messages
• Concurred in 1 amendment(s) (167817) -SJ 837
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 837
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -SJ 837
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