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CS/SB 852: Incarcerated Pregnant Women

GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice ; Pizzo ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Taddeo ; Braynon

Incarcerated Pregnant Women; Revising the circumstances under which a prisoner who is known to be pregnant may not be restrained; specifying conditions under which restraints may be used; requiring that invasive body cavity searches on a pregnant prisoner be conducted by a medical professional; prohibiting the involuntary placement of pregnant prisoners in restrictive housing, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2020
Last Action: 2/20/2020 Senate - Now in Appropriations
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
11/12/2019 Senate • Filed
11/21/2019 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 64
1/9/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 01/14/20, 2:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 64
• CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 154
1/16/2020 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
1/22/2020 Senate • CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time -SJ 187
2/13/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice, 02/18/20, 1:30 pm, 37 Senate Building
2/18/2020 Senate • Subcommittee Recommendation: CS/CS by Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2/20/2020 Senate • Now in Appropriations