House Bill 96

Last Action 01/05/21: to Committee on Committees (H)
Title AN ACT relating to the performance of an abortion upon a minor and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statements Corrections Impact
Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 376
Sponsors M. Prunty, J. Bray, J. Decker, D. Fister, C. Fugate, D. Hale, T. Huff, K. King, M. Lockett, C. Massey
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 311.732, relating to performance of an abortion upon a minor, to require the informed written consent of a parent or legal guardian to include a copy of that parent's or legal guardian's government-issued identification and to include specific language; require the physician to keep a copy of the informed written consent for at least 7 years; require the physician to execute an affidavit; require additional criteria and standards for when a court determines whether to allow a minor to self-consent to an abortion; require the court hearing to remain confidential and be held in a private, informal setting within the courthouse; require, in the case of a medical emergency, for the physician to notify the parent or legal guardian within 24 hours of the abortion; amend KRS 311.595 to allow the Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure to suspend or revoke the license of any physician for violations; amend KRS 311.990 to establish criminal penalties for violations; amend KRS 213.101 to expand the statistical reporting system for abortions; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings of Original Version Corrections Impact - Abortion, upon a minor
Courts - Abortion, upon a minor
Crimes and Punishments - Abortion, upon a minor
Criminal Procedure - Abortion, upon a minor
Effective Dates, Emergency - Abortion, upon a minor
Health and Medical Services - Abortion, upon a minor
Physicians and Practitioners - Abortion, upon a minor
Reproductive Issues - Abortion, upon a minor
Women - Abortion, upon a minor
Children and Minors - Abortion, upon a minor
Civil Actions - Abortion, upon a minor
Civil Procedure - Abortion, upon a minor


  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)

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