Florida Senate - 2020 SENATOR AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for CS for SB 404 Ì4580180Î458018 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Senator Berman moved the following: 1 Senate Amendment 2 3 Delete lines 130 - 145 4 and insert: 5 medical emergency or risk to the pregnant patient’s health 6 exists and there is insufficient time for the attending 7 physician to comply with the consent requirement. If a medical 8 emergency or risk to the pregnant patient’s health exists, the 9 physician must make reasonable attempts, whenever possible, and 10 without endangering the minor, to contact the parent or legal 11 guardian of the minor, and may proceed with termination of the 12 pregnancy of the minor, but must document reasons for the 13 medical necessity in the minor patient’s medical records. The 14 physician shall inform the parent or legal guardian, in person 15 or by telephone, within 24 hours after the termination of the 16 pregnancy of the minor, including details of the medical 17 emergency or risk to the pregnant patient’s health which 18 necessitated the termination of the pregnancy without the 19 parent’s or legal guardian’s consent.