IL HB4210 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on January 8 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-01-08 - Session Sine Die
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Abortion Law of 1975. Defines "Down syndrome". Prohibits a physician from intentionally performing an abortion with knowledge that the pregnant woman is seeking the abortion solely on account of the fetus having a test result indicating Down syndrome, a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome, or any other reason to believe that the fetus has Down syndrome. Effective immediately.

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2019-01-08HouseSession Sine Die
2018-01-16HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2018-01-16HouseFirst Reading
2018-01-11HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie Phelps Finnie
2018-01-11HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Monica Bristow
2018-01-03HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
2018-01-03HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Allen Skillicorn

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