02RS SB151


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SB 151 (BR 1657) - K. Stine, D. Kelly, C. Borders, D. Boswell, T. Buford, E. Harris, A. Kerr, R. Leeper, V. McGaha, E. Miller, R. Roeding, L. Saunders, E. Tori, J. Westwood

     AN ACT relating to informed consent for abortion procedures.
     Amend KRS 311.725 to provide that notification shall be in the physical presence of the woman.


     SFA (1, D. Mongiardo) - Retain original provisions; amend KRS 311.725 to permit the use of video conference or any other electronic technology that provides visual and verbal interactive dialogue to be used to provide the required information twenty-four (24) hours prior to an abortion in lieu of the woman being physically present.

     Jan 30-introduced in Senate
     Feb 4-to Health and Welfare (S)
     Feb 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 14-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed
     Feb 19-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 20, 2002
     Feb 20-floor amendment (1) withdrawn ; 3rd reading, passed 32-4
     Feb 21-received in House
     Feb 22-to Judiciary (H)

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