House Bill 575

Last Action posted in committee
Title AN ACT relating to full disclosure in public safety.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Bill Request Number 1976
Sponsors G. Watkins, R. Benvenuti III, J. Adams, L. Bechler, K. Bratcher, D. Butler, J. Carney, H. Collins, T. Couch, W. Coursey, R. Crimm, B. Damron, J. DeCesare, B. DeWeese, M. Dossett, C. Embry Jr., J. Fischer, D. Floyd, J. Gooch Jr., J. Greer, K. Hall, M. Harmon, R. Heath, R. Henderson, T. Herald, J. Hoover, R. Huff, K. Imes, T. Kerr, K. King, M. King, A. Koenig, S. Lee, B. Linder, D. Mayfield, D. Meade , M. Meredith, S. Miles, T. Mills, B. Montell, T. Moore, R. Nelson, D. Osborne, R. Quarles, M. Rader, T. Riner, B. Rowland, S. Rudy, S. Santoro, J. Shell, J. Short, K. Sinnette, D. St. Onge, F. Steele, J. Stewart III, T. Thompson, T. Turner, K. Upchurch, B. Waide, R. Webber, A. Wuchner, J. York
Summary of Original Version Create new sections of KRS 311.710 to 311.820 to require an ultrasound prior to an abortion and to allow a civil suit for medical malpractice if not performed; amend KRS 311.990 to provide a criminal penalty; amend KRS 311.725 to require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to provide various pregnancy-related materials and information in print from and on a stable Internet Web site.
Index Headings of Original Version Crimes and Punishments - Abortion, ultrasound requirements
Criminal Procedure - Abortion, ultrasound requirements
Health and Medical Services - Abortion, ultrasound requirements
Physicians and Practitioners - Abortion, ultrasound requirements, malpractice
Reproductive Issues - Abortion, ultrasound requirements, Web site information
Women - Abortion, ultrasound requirements
Information Technology - Abortion providers, Web site requirements
Information Technology - Cabinet for Health and Family Services, abortion, Web site information
Civil Actions - Abortion, ultrasound requirements, malpractice
Civil Procedure - Abortion, ultrasound requirements, malpractice
Civil Rights - Abortion, ultrasound requirements
Corrections Impact - Abortion, ultrasound requirements


  • introduced in House
  • to Health & Welfare (H)
  • posted in committee

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