NY A00118 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 27-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-26 - reported referred to ways and means
Pending: Assembly Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Relates to women's health in correctional facilities; establishes a women's health education program; provides access to pregnancy counseling services; authorizes a support person to accompany an inmate during delivery; requires HIV and STD testing to be offered to women inmates; provides pregnant inmates with access to prenatal vitamins as well as a specialized diet tailored to pregnancy needs; requires a study and report on women's health in prison.

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Title

Relates to women's health in correctional facilities; establishes a women's health education program; provides access to pregnancy counseling services; authorizes a support person to accompany an inmate during delivery; requires HIV and STD testing to be offered to women inmates; provides pregnant inmates with access to prenatal vitamins as well as a specialized diet tailored to pregnancy needs; requires a study and report on women's health in prison.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2019-03-26 - Assembly - Assembly Correction Committee: Favorable refer to committee Ways and Means (Y: 10 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-03-26Assemblyreported referred to ways and means
2019-01-09Assemblyreferred to correction

Same As/Similar To

S03126 (Same As) 2019-03-11 - REPORTED AND COMMITTED TO FINANCE

New York State Sources


Bill Comments

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