2013 Regular Session



Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Parrott


In the House - Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting, except in specified circumstances, the performance or inducement or attempted performance or inducement of an abortion of a pregnant woman unless a determination as to the probable age of the unborn child is made by a specified physician; providing that the failure of a physician to perform specified actions is deemed unprofessional conduct; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Parrott, Bates, Beidle, Burns, DeBoy, Donoghue, Elliott, Frank, George, Glass, Kach, Kipke, Krebs, McComas, McDonough, W. Miller, Minnick, O'Donnell, Ready, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Stocksdale, Szeliga, and Wood
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0456
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Abortion
Attorneys' Fees
Attorney General
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Negligence -see also- Medical Malpractice
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
State's Attorneys
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(20-217 through 20-225)

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October 2, 2015 9:11 A.M.