HB 1326 Abortion; informed written consent, civil penalty.
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Summary as introduced:
Abortion; informed written consent; civil penalty. Provides that any woman seeking an abortion be provided with a written informed consent form at least 24 hours before the performance of the abortion. The bill also provides that such form must contain information regarding the risks of the woman developing placenta previa and placenta accreta in future pregnancies from the performance of a surgical abortion and the attendant consequences of those conditions. The bill increases from $2,500 to $5,000 the civil penalty for a physician who fails to comply with the provisions governing the woman's informed written consent.

Full text:
01/21/16  House: Presented and ordered printed 16104417D  pdf | impact statement

01/21/16  House: Presented and ordered printed 16104417D
01/21/16  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/04/16  House: Assigned Courts sub: Constitutional Law
02/16/16  House: Left in Courts of Justice