HB 1315 Informed consent for abortion; ultrasound required before performing to determine gestation age.
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Summary as introduced:
Informed consent: ultrasound required before performing abortion to determine gestation age.  Requires that, as a component of informed consent to an abortion and determination of gestation age, every pregnant female shall be given the opportunity to view an ultrasound image of her fetus prior to the abortion.

Full text:
01/09/08  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 080309448  pdf

House amendments rejected

01/09/08  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 080309448
01/09/08  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/08  House: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/28/08  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (17-Y 5-N)
01/30/08  House: Read first time
01/31/08  House: Read second time
01/31/08  House: Amendments by Delegate Marshall, R.G. rejected
01/31/08  House: Engrossed by House
02/01/08  House: Read third time and passed House (62-Y 37-N)
02/01/08  House: VOTE: --- PASSAGE (62-Y 37-N)
02/01/08  House: Communicated to Senate
02/04/08  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/08  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/28/08  Senate: Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (11-Y 4-N)