TN HB0010 | 2023-2024 | 113th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on December 8 2022 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-02-01 - Withdrawn.
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, specifies that the offense of criminal abortion does not include an abortion that was necessary due to a medical emergency affecting the physical or mental health of the pregnant person or performed on a patient whose pregnancy was the result of rape or incest; requires the physician performing the abortion to verify that the patient reported the offense to the appropriate law enforcement agency prior to the procedure. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 15; Title 63 and Title 68.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 39, Chapter 15; Title 63 and Title 68, relative to women's health.



2023-01-12HouseAssigned to s/c Population Health Subcommittee
2023-01-12HouseRef. to Health Committee
2023-01-11HouseP2C held on desk, pending appointment of Standing Committees
2023-01-10HouseIntro., P1C.
2022-12-08HouseFiled for introduction


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