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 Bill Status of HB5743  96th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Jil Tracy - Darlene J. Senger - Joseph M. Lyons - David Reis, Paul D. Froehlich, Chapin Rose, Michael P. McAuliffe, Michael G. Connelly, Donald L. Moffitt, Jim Sacia, Ronald A. Wait, Raymond Poe, Bob Biggins, Lisa M. Dugan, Esther Golar, Roger L. Eddy, Robert W. Pritchard and JoAnn D. Osmond

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Ultrasound Opportunity Act. Provides that a facility that performs abortions may not perform an abortion on a woman without first offering the woman an opportunity to receive and view an active ultrasound of her unborn child at the facility or at a facility listed in a listing of local ultrasound providers provided by the facility. Sets forth requirements for the ultrasound image. Requires that the woman's response to the offer be documented. Requires the Department of Public Health to prepare an annual reporting form for facilities that perform abortions, and sets forth information that must be collected. Provides that the requirements under this Act shall not apply when, in the medical judgment of the physician performing or inducing the abortion based on the particular facts of the case before him or her, there exists a medical emergency.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2010HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jil Tracy
  2/9/2010HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  2/9/2010HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Darlene J. Senger
  2/9/2010HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Joseph M. Lyons
  2/9/2010HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. David Reis
  2/9/2010HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  2/9/2010HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Chapin Rose
  2/9/2010HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
  2/9/2010HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Michael G. Connelly
  2/9/2010HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Donald L. Moffitt
  2/9/2010HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Jim Sacia
  2/9/2010HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Ronald A. Wait
  2/9/2010HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Raymond Poe
  2/9/2010HouseCo-Sponsor Rep. Bob Biggins
  2/9/2010HouseFirst Reading
  2/9/2010HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/10/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lisa M. Dugan
  2/10/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Esther Golar
  2/11/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Roger L. Eddy
  2/16/2010HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
  2/24/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
  3/3/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. JoAnn D. Osmond
  3/15/2010HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  3/22/2010HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

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