CS/SB 630: Pregnant Women in Custody
Pregnant Women in Custody; Citing this act as "Ava’s Law"; requiring that every female who is arrested and not released on bond within 72 hours after arrest be administered a pregnancy test within a specified timeframe, upon her request; authorizing a sentencing court to stay the beginning of the period of incarceration for up to a certain timeframe for a pregnant woman convicted of any offense; authorizing a sentencing court to order a pregnant woman to comply with specified terms and conditions during the stay of the incarceration, etc.
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Appropriations -SJ 39
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 11/30/21, 12:30 pm, 110 Senate Building
• Favorable by Criminal Justice; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 95
• Now in Judiciary
• Introduced -SJ 39
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/31/22, 3:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• CS by Judiciary; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 243
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 245
• Now in Appropriations
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/09/22, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -SJ 364
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/02/22 -SJ 521
• Read 2nd time -SJ 510
• Read 3rd time -SJ 510
• CS passed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 510
• In Messages
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Messages
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