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CS/HB 845 - Termination of Pregnancy Based on Sex or Race of Unborn Child

General Bill   by Criminal Justice Subcommittee and Van Zant (CO-SPONSORS) Ahern; Campbell; Eagle; Fasano; Gaetz; Grant; Patronis; Rodrigues, R.
Termination of Pregnancy Based on Sex or Race of Unborn Child: Designates act "Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act"; requires person performing termination to first sign affidavit stating that he or she is not performing termination because of child's sex or race & has no knowledge that pregnancy being terminated is because of child's sex or race; prohibits performing, inducing, or actively participating in termination knowing that it is sought based on sex or race of child or race of parent of that child, using force or threat of force to intentionally injure or intimidate any person for purpose of coercing sex-selection or race-selection termination, & soliciting or accepting moneys to finance sex-selection or race-selection termination; provides for injunctions; provides for civil actions by certain persons; authorizes civil fines against physicians & other health professionals who knowingly fail to report known violations; provides that minor on whom sex-selection or race-selection termination is performed is not subject to criminal prosecution or civil liability.
Effective Date: October 1, 2013
Last Event: 05/03/13 S Died in Health Policy on Friday, May 03, 2013 7:16 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

House Referrals

    -   Criminal Justice Subcommittee
           On agenda for: 03/27/13 8:00 AM              Notice
        Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action)              See Votes
 
    -   Judiciary Committee
           On agenda for: 04/03/13 8:30 AM              Notice
        Favorable (final action)              See Votes
 

Senate Referrals

    -   Health Policy
    -   Criminal Justice
    -   Judiciary
    -   Rules

Related Bills

Bill # Subject Relationship
SB 1072 Termination of Pregnancy Based on Sex or Race of the Unborn Child Identical

Bill Text

Committee Substitute 1  
Original Filed Version  
471415 , Van Zant (CRJS) Date Filed: 03/27/13, Line#: 83 House(c): Adopted Without Objection 3/27/2013 11:25:01 AM

Staff Analysis

Vote History

Chamber Date Yeas Nays Action Action 2 Vote Detail Barcode
House 04/18/2013 01:41 PM   71 44 Passage Vote [Seq# 186]

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee
05/03/13 S Died in Health Policy Friday, May 03, 2013 7:16 PM
04/24/13 S Received -SJ 584 Wednesday, April 24, 2013 9:20 PM
04/23/13 S Referred to Health Policy; Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 584 Tuesday, April 23, 2013 5:47 PM
04/23/13 S In Messages Tuesday, April 23, 2013 5:02 PM
Message sent to senate Tuesday, April 23, 2013 5:00 PM
CS passed; YEAS 71, NAYS 44 Thursday, April 18, 2013 1:41 PM
Passage on third reading Thursday, April 18, 2013 1:41 PM
Read 3rd time Thursday, April 18, 2013 1:00 PM
Added to Third Reading Calendar Wednesday, April 17, 2013 9:45 PM
Placed on 3rd reading Wednesday, April 17, 2013 1:53 PM
Read 2nd time Wednesday, April 17, 2013 1:21 PM
Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/17/2013) Monday, April 15, 2013 6:12 PM
Added to Second Reading Calendar Wednesday, April 03, 2013 1:47 PM
Bill released to House Calendar Wednesday, April 03, 2013 1:47 PM
Reported out of Judiciary Committee Wednesday, April 03, 2013 1:47 PM Judiciary Committee
Favorable by Judiciary Committee Wednesday, April 03, 2013 11:30 AM Judiciary Committee
Added to Judiciary Committee agenda Monday, April 01, 2013 4:15 PM Judiciary Committee
Now in Judiciary Committee Thursday, March 28, 2013 1:41 PM Judiciary Committee
Referred to Judiciary Committee Thursday, March 28, 2013 1:41 PM Judiciary Committee
1st Reading Wednesday, March 27, 2013 9:03 PM
CS Filed Wednesday, March 27, 2013 3:51 PM
Laid on Table under Rule 7.19(a) Wednesday, March 27, 2013 3:51 PM
Reported out of Criminal Justice Subcommittee Wednesday, March 27, 2013 3:42 PM Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Favorable with CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee Wednesday, March 27, 2013 10:00 AM Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Added to Criminal Justice Subcommittee agenda Monday, March 25, 2013 4:24 PM Criminal Justice Subcommittee
1st Reading Tuesday, March 05, 2013 11:59 PM
Now in Criminal Justice Subcommittee Thursday, February 28, 2013 2:53 PM Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Referred to Judiciary Committee Thursday, February 28, 2013 2:53 PM Judiciary Committee
Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee Thursday, February 28, 2013 2:53 PM Health Quality Subcommittee
Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee Thursday, February 28, 2013 2:53 PM Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Filed Monday, February 18, 2013 11:02 AM Van Zant

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

390.0111
 

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