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SB 5/CI/LM (BR 822) - B. Smith, W. Westerfield, R. Alvarado, J. Bowen, D. Carroll, C. Embry Jr., R. Girdler, S. Meredith, D. Parrett, A. Robinson, J. Schickel, D. Seum, D. Thayer, M. Wilson, M. Wise

     AN ACT relating to abortion and declaring an emergency.
     Create new sections of KRS Chapter 311 to prohibit an abortion when the probable post-fertilization age of the unborn child is 20 weeks or greater; create an affirmative defense if the probable post-fertilization age was less than 20 weeks or if a medical emergency; require a determination of the unborn child's probable post-fertilization age prior to performing an abortion; allow for civil relief; create the Kentucky pain-capable unborn child protection litigation fund; allow for severability; amend KRS 311.595 to allow the Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure to suspend or revoke the license of any physician for violations; amend KRS 311.990 to establish a criminal penalty for violations; amend KRS 213.101 to expand the statistical reporting system for abortions; amend KRS 413.140 to provide a one-year statute of limitation for civil actions arising from violations; EMERGENCY.


AMENDMENTS

     HFA1( M. Marzian ) - Create a new section of KRS Chapter 311 to prohibit all forms of abortion.
     HFA2( M. Marzian ) - Delete language in Section 1 related to the woman's mental health in the definition of "serious risk of the substantial and irreversible impairment of a major bodily function"; delete language in Section 2 related to conditions necessary for abortion if the pregnant woman will engage in conduct that would result in her death or reasons related to her mental health.
     HFA3( M. Marzian ) - Make title amendment.

     Jan 03, 2017 - introduced in Senate; taken from Committee on Committees (S); 1st reading; returned to Committee on Committees (S); to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)
     Jan 04, 2017 - taken from Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S); 2nd reading; returned to Veterans, Military Affairs, & Public Protection (S)
     Jan 05, 2017 - reported favorably, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, January 5, 2017; 3rd reading, passed 30-6; received in House; to Health and Family Services (H); taken from Health and Family Services (H); 1st reading; returned to Health and Family Services (H); posting waived
     Jan 06, 2017 - taken from Health and Family Services (H); 2nd reading; returned to Health and Family Services (H)
     Jan 07, 2017 - reported favorably, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Saturday, January 7, 2017; floor amendments (1) (2) and (3-title) filed; 3rd reading, passed 79-15; received in Senate; enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; received in House; enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor
     Jan 09, 2017 - signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 005)