HB 1115: Health Care for Women in the Criminal Justice System
GENERAL BILL by Nixon ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Caruso ; Eskamani ; Joseph ; Smith, C.
Health Care for Women in the Criminal Justice System; Authorizes female arrestees to request pregnancy testing; requires testing to be administered by facility medical providers; provides deferred sentences for pregnant women; requires specified postpartum assessments be offered to incarcerated women; requires DOH to collect data relating to women incarcerated in correctional facilities; requires DOH submit annual report to Governor & Legislature.
Last Action: 4/30/2021 House - Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 2/18/2021 House • Filed
2/25/2021 House • Referred to Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
• Referred to Professions & Public Health Subcommittee
• Referred to Appropriations Committee
• Referred to Judiciary Committee
• Now in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
3/2/2021 House • 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
4/30/2021 House • Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
HB 1115, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/18/2021 at 11:54 AM
Bill Text: Analyses: None
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 1426 (c1) Pregnant Women in Custody Jones Similar Last Action: 4/30/2021 S Died in Judiciary
Citations - Statutes (2)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 907.046 Page 1 (pdf) 944.242 Dignity for women in correctional facilities. Page 2 (pdf)
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