HB 1217: Surrendered Newborn Infants
GENERAL BILL by Beltran ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Ausley ; Eskamani ; Fetterhoff ; Sabatini ; Sirois ; Smith, D. ; Stone ; Yarborough
Surrendered Newborn Infants; Authorizes hospitals, emergency medical services stations, & fire stations to use newborn safety devices to accept surrendered newborn infants under certain circumstances; requires such entities to visually check & test device within specified timeframes; adds locations under which prohibition on initiation of criminal investigations based solely on surrendering of newborn infant applies.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 Senate - Died in Health Policy
Bill Text: PDF
- Health Policy (HP)
- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
- Rules (RC)
• Introduced -HJ 108
• Referred to Health Market Reform Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 399
• On Committee agenda-- Health Market Reform Subcommittee, 02/04/20, 8:00 am, Mashburn Hall
• Favorable by Health Market Reform Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 487
• Now in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 487
• On Committee agenda-- Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee, 02/11/20, 1:30 pm, Reed Hall
• Favorable by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 8 NAYS 1 -HJ 550
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 550
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 02/18/20, 3:00 pm, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 607
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 607
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/03/20
• Read 2nd time -HJ 715
• Amendment(s) failed (325181) -HJ 715
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 740
• Passed; YEAS 117 NAYS 2 -HJ 741
• In Messages
• Referred to Health Policy; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Rules -SJ 475
• Received -SJ 475
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Health Policy
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