03RS SB8


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SB 8/CI (BR 222) - R. Jones II, L. Saunders

     AN ACT relating to fetal homicide.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 507 to include unborn child from the point of viability within the definition of "person" for purposes of the criminal homicide statutes; state that KRS Chapter 507, relating to criminal homicide, does not apply to acts of a pregnant women that caused the death of her unborn child; state that, in a prosecution for the death of an unborn child, KRS Chapter 507 does not apply to health care providers in certain circumstances.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s))

     Jan 7-introduced in Senate
     Jan 10-to Judiciary (S)

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