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CS/HB 277 (2012) -  Abortions

by Health & Human Services Committee and Burgin (CO-SPONSORS) Ahern; Corcoran; Davis; Gaetz; Horner; Kreegel; Mayfield; Perry; Plakon; Porter; Snyder; Van Zant; Weinstein
Restricts when abortion may be performed in 3rd trimester or after viability; provides certain physician & location requirements; prohibits instillation abortions; requires physician to have specified training; prohibits abortion in 3rd trimester in location other than hospital; prohibits abortion in location other than specified locations; provides defense to disciplinary action; prohibits physician from knowingly performing partial-birth abortion; provides exceptions; requires DOH to permanently revoke license of practitioner convicted of certain felonies; provides that infant born alive after attempted abortion is entitled to same rights as other infants; requires another physician be present to take control of any infant born alive; requires physician to take reasonable steps to preserve life & health of unborn child; prohibits unlawful advertisement on how to obtain abortion; requires clinic to place specified notices; provides reporting requirements; requires clinic to be owned & operated by physician with specified training.
Effective Date: July 1, 2012
Last Event: 03/09/12 S Died in Health Regulation on Friday, March 9, 2012 11:59 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

House Referrals

Senate Referrals

  • Health Regulation
  • Criminal Justice
  • Budget

Related Bills

Bill Text

    • 158743 , Schwartz Date Filed: 03/01/12, Line#: 2 House: Failed 03/01/2012 02:33 PM
    • 567239 , Schwartz Date Filed: 03/01/12, Line#: 206 House: Failed 03/01/2012 02:35 PM
    • 966657 , Schwartz Date Filed: 03/01/12, Line#: 494 House: Failed 03/01/2012 02:38 PM
    • 265177 , Schwartz Date Filed: 03/01/12, Line#: 900 House: Withdrawn 03/01/2012 02:40 PM
    • 650669 , Berman Date Filed: 03/01/12, Line#: 900 House: Failed 03/01/2012 02:43 PM
    • 241875 , Berman (HSAS) Date Filed: 01/23/12, Line#: 860 House(c): Not Considered 01/24/2012 08:21 PM
    • 231765 , Burgin (HHSC) Date Filed: 02/22/12, Line#: 161 House(c): Adopted 02/23/2012 02:07 PM
    • AA 224381 , Schwartz (HHSC) Date Filed: 02/23/12, Line#: 82 House(c): Withdrawn 02/23/2012 02:07 PM
    • AA 231777 , Schwartz (HHSC) Date Filed: 02/23/12, Line#: 325 House(c): Failed to Adopt 02/23/2012 02:07 PM
    • 672929 , Schwartz (HHSC) Date Filed: 02/23/12, Line#: 802 House(c): Withdrawn 02/23/2012 02:07 PM
    • 226421 , Plakon (HHSC) Date Filed: 02/22/12, Line#: 854 House(c): Withdrawn 02/23/2012 02:07 PM

Vote History

Chamber Date Yeas Nays Action Action 2 Vote Detail Barcode
Chamber: House Date: 03/01/2012 03:43 PM   Yeas: 112 Nays: 0 Action: Quorum Action 2: Vote Detail: Vote [Seq# 1020] Barcode:
Chamber: House Date: 03/01/2012 03:44 PM   Yeas: 78 Nays: 33 Action: Passage Action 2: Vote Detail: Vote [Seq# 1021] Barcode:

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Health Regulation Time: 03/09/2012 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Referred to Health Regulation; Criminal Justice; Budget -SJ 813 Time: 03/05/2012 - 5:42 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Received -SJ 813 Time: 03/05/2012 - 5:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S In Messages Time: 03/01/2012 - 5:46 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Message sent to senate Time: 03/01/2012 - 5:43 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Passage on third reading Time: 03/01/2012 - 3:44 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H CS passed; YEAS 78, NAYS 33 Time: 03/01/2012 - 3:43 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Amendment 650669 Failed Time: 03/01/2012 - 2:43 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Amendment 265177 withdrawn Time: 03/01/2012 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Amendment 966657 Failed Time: 03/01/2012 - 2:38 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Amendment 567239 Failed Time: 03/01/2012 - 2:35 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Amendment 158743 Failed Time: 03/01/2012 - 2:33 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Read 3rd time Time: 03/01/2012 - 2:30 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Amendment 650669 filed Time: 03/01/2012 - 8:58 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Amendment 966657 filed Time: 03/01/2012 - 8:49 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Amendment 158743 filed Time: 03/01/2012 - 8:49 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Amendment 265177 filed Time: 03/01/2012 - 8:49 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Amendment 567239 filed Time: 03/01/2012 - 8:49 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Added to Third Reading Calendar Time: 02/29/2012 - 11:34 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Placed on 3rd reading Time: 02/29/2012 - 10:57 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Read 2nd time Time: 02/29/2012 - 10:06 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Bill added to Special Order Calendar (2/29/2012) Time: 02/27/2012 - 5:41 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Added to Second Reading Calendar Time: 02/27/2012 - 12:19 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Bill referred to House Calendar Time: 02/27/2012 - 12:19 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 02/24/2012 - 7:24 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H CS Filed Time: 02/24/2012 - 3:21 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.19(a) Time: 02/24/2012 - 3:21 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Health & Human Services Committee Time: 02/24/2012 - 3:12 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with CS by Health & Human Services Committee Time: 02/23/2012 - 11:00 AM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Added to Health & Human Services Committee agenda Time: 02/21/2012 - 4:24 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Now in Health & Human Services Committee Time: 01/25/2012 - 10:19 AM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Health & Human Services Access Subcommittee Time: 01/25/2012 - 10:19 AM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Access Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable by Health & Human Services Access Subcommittee Time: 01/24/2012 - 5:00 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Access Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Added to Health & Human Services Access Subcommittee agenda Time: 01/20/2012 - 4:13 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Access Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 01/10/2012 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Health & Human Services Access Subcommittee Time: 10/17/2011 - 6:27 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Access Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Time: 10/17/2011 - 6:27 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Access Subcommittee Time: 10/17/2011 - 6:27 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Access Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 10/05/2011 - 11:19 AM Member: Burgin Committee: Version: __