HB 1421 Duty to report childbirth.
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Summary as introduced:
Duty to report childbirth. Provides that any woman who gives birth without the assistance of a health care professional after more than 24 weeks have elapsed since the beginning of her last menstrual period and who, though she is reasonably able to do so, fails to report the birth, whether a live birth or stillbirth, within 12 hours of the event, to the local sheriff, police department or fire department is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor.

Full text:
01/08/03  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 10/23/02 032221674  pdf | impact statements

House amendments

01/08/03  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 10/23/02 032221674
01/08/03  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/03  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 1
01/31/03  House: Reported from C. J. with amendments (12-Y 9-N)
02/01/03  House: Read first time
02/03/03  House: Read second time
02/03/03  House: Committee amendments agreed to
02/03/03  House: Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
02/03/03  House: Rereferred to Courts of Justice
02/04/03  House: Left in Courts of Justice