SC H3020 | 2019-2020 | 123rd General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 59-2)
Status: Engrossed on April 25 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-01-15 - Scrivener's error corrected
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Require Notification Of The Detection Of A Fetal Heartbeat.

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SC Fetal Heartbeat Protection from Abortion Act


Roll Calls

2019-04-25 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 64 N: 22 NV: 14 Abs: 22) [PASS]
2019-04-24 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 70 N: 31 NV: 10 Abs: 11) [PASS]
2019-04-24 - House - House: Adjourn For The Day (Y: 38 N: 68 NV: 9 Abs: 7) [FAIL]
2019-04-24 - House - House: Cloture (Y: 55 N: 52 NV: 9 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2020-01-15 Scrivener's error corrected
2020-01-14SenateCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Medical Affairs
2019-04-25 Scrivener's error corrected
2019-04-25SenateReferred to Committee on Medical Affairs
2019-04-25SenateIntroduced and read first time
2019-04-25HouseRoll call Yeas-64 Nays-22
2019-04-25HouseRead third time and sent to Senate
2019-04-24HouseRoll call Yeas-70 Nays-31
2019-04-24HouseRead second time
2019-04-24HouseDebate interrupted
2019-04-24HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Daning
2019-04-09HouseRequests for debate-Rep
2019-04-09HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Stringer
2019-04-05 Scrivener's error corrected
2019-04-04HouseCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary
2019-03-21HouseMember(s) request name removed as sponsor: Wheeler, Thigpen
2019-03-19HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Tallon, Taylor
2019-03-05HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: W.Newton
2019-02-21HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Davis
2019-01-17HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Crawford
2019-01-15HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Hewitt
2019-01-08HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2019-01-08HouseIntroduced and read first time
2018-12-18HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

S0032 (Similar To) 2019-01-08 - Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs

Code Citations

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4441330(n/a)See Bill Text
4441460(n/a)See Bill Text

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