Introduced by Sen. Phil Pavlov (R) on October 15, 2015 To make it a crime for physician or a person associated with a physician to knowingly benefit financially from or receive compensation for transferring or selling an embryo, fetus or neonate, including organs, tissues, or cells, if this was obtained as the result of an elective abortion. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Oversight Committee on October 15, 2015
Reported in the Senate on February 16, 2016 With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Sen. Vincent Gregory (D) on April 27, 2016 To delete the substance of the bill.
Amendment offered by Sen. Curtis Hertel, Jr. (D) on April 27, 2016 To tie-bar the bill to Senate Bill 466, meaning this bill cannot become law unless that one does also. SB 466 would impose a new coverage mandate that would require health insurance policies that contain prescription drug coverage to cover contraceptives.
Amendment offered by Sen. Coleman Young, II (D) on April 27, 2016 To tie-bar the bill to Senate Bill 467, meaning this bill cannot become law unless that one does also. SB 467 would require public schools to offer sex education classes that include “comprehensive sexuality education that is medically accurate and age-appropriate for all grade levels".