Bill Sponsors: NY A05389 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Bill Title: Establishes the requirement of testing for a fetal heartbeat prior to the performance of an abortion; establishes standards for informed consent; directs the department of public health to prepare and disseminate certain materials regarding abortion and providing for certain civil remedies; expands the definition of medical professional misconduct to include certain acts of abortion and authorizes certain sanctions for violations; criminalizes the performance of an abortion under certain circumstances; establishes the joint legislative committee on adoption promotion and support; provides for certain remedies in the event that the supreme court of the United States overrules Roe v. Wade; and authorizes the commissioner of the department of public health to promulgate certain rules and regulations.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 6-0)

Status: (Introduced - Dead) 2020-07-13 - held for consideration in health [A05389 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Assemblymember David DiPietro [R]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-147FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Christopher Friend [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-124FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Stephen Hawley [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-139FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember John Salka [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-121FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Peter Lawrence [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-134FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Assemblymember Joseph DeStefano [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-003FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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