WV HB2903 | 2019 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future HB2903


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on February 7 2019 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2019-02-07 - To House Health and Human Resources
Pending: House Health & Human Resources Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to enact the Fetal Heartbeat Act. The bill prohibits abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected. The bill provides exceptions. The bill makes findings. The bill establishes standards, requirements, and procedures. The bill requires documentation. The bill requires notice and acknowledgments. The bill creates the Joint Legislative Committee on Adoption Promotion and Support. The bill establishes penalties. The bill permits civil actions. The bill defines terms. The bill provides for rule-making.

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Fetal Heartbeat Act



2019-02-07HouseTo House Health and Human Resources
2019-02-07HouseIntroduced in House
2019-02-07HouseTo Health and Human Resources then Judiciary
2019-02-07HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

HB2903 (Carry Over) 2019-02-07 - To House Health and Human Resources


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