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 Bill Status of HB0827  102nd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Adam Niemerg, Randy E. Frese, Andrew S. Chesney, Tony McCombie, Daniel Swanson, Joe Sosnowski and Ryan Spain

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2021. Provides that any person who knowingly performs a partial-birth abortion and thereby kills a human fetus or infant is guilty of a Class 4 felony. Provides that a person shall only perform or induce a partial-birth abortion on a viable fetus if: (i) the person is a physician; (ii) the person has a documented referral from another physician not legally or financially affiliated with the person performing or inducing the abortion; (iii) both physicians determine that the life of the mother is endangered by a physical disorder, physical illness, or physical injury, including a life-endangering condition caused by or arising from the pregnancy itself; and (iv) there is no other medical procedure that would suffice for that purpose. Provides that the maternal grandparents of the fetus or infant, if the mother has not attained the age of 18 years at the time of the abortion, may obtain appropriate relief unless the pregnancy resulted from the plaintiff's criminal conduct or the plaintiff consented to the abortion. Provides that a woman on whom a partial-birth abortion is performed may not be prosecuted under the Act, for a conspiracy to violate the Act, or for an offense under Article 31 of the Criminal Code of 2012, nor may she be held accountable under Article 5 of the Criminal Code of 2012. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Adam Niemerg
  2/10/2021HouseFirst Reading
  2/10/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/2/2021HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
  3/9/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Randy E. Frese
  3/10/2021HouseTo Special Issues (HS) Subcommittee
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  2/25/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Andrew S. Chesney
  2/25/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Tony McCombie
  2/25/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Swanson
  3/2/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Joe Sosnowski
  3/3/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ryan Spain
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

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