SB 962 Fetal deaths; when occurs without medical attendance, mother, etc., must report within 24 hours.
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Summary as introduced:
Fetal deaths; report when unattended; penalty.  Requires that when a fetal death occurs without medical attendance upon the mother at or after the delivery or abortion, the mother or someone acting on her behalf, within 24 hours, report the fetal death, location of the remains, and identity of the mother to the local or state police or sheriff's department of the city or county where the fetal death occurred. The bill also specifies that no one shall remove, destroy, or otherwise dispose of any remains without the express authorization of law-enforcement officials or the medical examiner, and that a violation of this section is a Class 1 misdemeanor.

Full text:
01/12/09  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098385288  pdf | impact statement

Status:
01/12/09  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098385288
01/12/09  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/15/09  Senate: Assigned Education sub: Health Care
01/29/09  Senate: Stricken at request of patron in Education and Health (14-Y 0-N)