CS/HB 471: Umbilical Cord Blood Banking
GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Quality Subcommittee ; Nunez ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Kiar
Umbilical Cord Blood Banking; Requires DOH to post on its website certain resources & link to specified materials regarding umbilical cord blood banking & to encourage health care providers to provide their pregnant patients with umbilical cord blood banking information; provides that health care provider or health care facility & its employees or agents are not liable for damages in civil action, subject to prosecution in criminal proceeding, or subject to disciplinary action by appropriate regulatory board for acting in good faith to comply with act.
Last Action: 5/3/2011 House - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 702 (Ch. 2011-154) -HJ 1101
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to HHS Quality Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 45
• Introduced -HJ 45
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Quality Subcommittee, 04/06/11, 8:00 am, 306 HOB
• CS by Health and Human Services Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 589
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Health and Human Services Quality Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 585
• Original reference(s) removed: Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee
• CS referred to Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 600
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 600
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/25/11, 11:45 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 804
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 804
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 702 (Ch. 2011-154) -HJ 1101
Companion bills that are identical word-for-word, not including titles. However, Resolutions and Concurrent Resolutions are considered identical if the only difference is the word "House" or "Senate."
Companion bills that are substantially similar in text or have substantial portions of text that are largely the same.
Bills that have selected provisions that are similar in text.
A bill that is contingent upon passage of another bill within the same chamber, e.g., a trust fund bill, a bill providing a public record exemption, or an implementing bill.
The page numbers, when listed, for citations are constantly under review. The journals or printed bills of the respective chambers should be consulted as the official documents of the Legislature.
The links for the page numbers are formatted to open the bill text PDF directly to the page containing the citation. However, if your browser is set to open PDFs in a new window, as is often the case with 64-bit browsers, the bill text will open to the first page.