AMENDMENT(S) PROPOSED BY THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES
COURTS OF JUSTICE
1. Line 212, engrossed
“Medical emergency” means that, in the attending physician’s good faith medical judgment, (i) the abortion is medically necessary immediately to avert the minor’s death or (ii) there is insufficient time to obtain consent or judicial authorization or to provide notice because a delay would create a serious risk of substantial impairment of a major bodily function or substantial physical injury.