SB 854: Incarcerated Pregnant Women
GENERAL BILL by Pizzo
Incarcerated Pregnant Women; Revising the circumstances under which a prisoner who is known to be pregnant may not be restrained; specifying conditions under which restraints may be used; requiring the Department of Corrections, correctional facilities, and certain agencies to develop policies that meet certain requirements for the use of restraints on prisoners known to be pregnant; providing requirements for the care of the prisoner after she has given birth and of the prisoner’s infant; prohibiting the involuntary placement of pregnant prisoners in restrictive housing, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 Senate - Died in Criminal Justice, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1259 (Ch. 2020-89)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Criminal Justice (CJ)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice (ACJ)
- Appropriations (AP)
Date Chamber Action 11/12/2019 Senate • Filed
11/21/2019 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 65
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 65
3/14/2020 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Criminal Justice, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1259 (Ch. 2020-89)
SB 854, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 11/12/2019 at 8:46 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: None
Related Bills (2)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 1259 (er) Incarcerated Pregnant Women Jones, Mercado Compare Last Action: 6/24/2020 Chapter No. 2020-89 S 852 (c2) Incarcerated Pregnant Women Pizzo Compare Last Action: 3/11/2020 S Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 1259 (Ch. 2020-89) -SJ 685
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 944.241 Shackling of incarcerated pregnant women. Page 2 (pdf)
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