MS HB1162 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on February 2 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-02-02 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 41-41-31, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Add The Definition Of "auscultate"; To Amend Section 41-41-34, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise The Requirements Of Performing An Ultrasound; To Clarify "viewing Of The Ultrasound"; To Require A Simultaneous Explanation Of The Ultrasound Depiction; To Require A Medical Description Of The Embryo; To Bring Forward Section 41-41-37, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Which Requires A Physician To Inform The Patient Of A Medical Emergency For An Abortion Or Induced Labor, For Purposes Of Amendment; To Bring Forward Section 41-41-39, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Which Provides Penalties For Failure To Provide The Required Information, For Purposes Of Amendment; To Create New Section 41-75-27, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Prohibit Licensed Abortion Facilities From Selling Stem Cells That Were Derived From A Human Embryo Or Human Fetus That Was Destroyed, Discarded Or Knowingly Subjected To Risk Of Injury Or Death; To Provide That If An Abortion Facility Is Found To Have Violated This Section, The Licensing Agency Shall Revoke The License Of The Abortion Facility; And For Related Purposes.

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Abortion; revise physician requirement and prohibit facilities from selling stem cells.



2021-02-02HouseDied In Committee
2021-01-18HouseReferred To Public Health and Human Services

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
414131Amended CodeSee Bill Text
414134Amended CodeSee Bill Text
414137New CodeSee Bill Text
414139New CodeSee Bill Text

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Bill Comments