House Bill 324

Last Action 01/19/22: to Committee on Committees (H)
Title AN ACT relating to abortions performed upon a minor and declaring an emergency.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 874
Sponsors M. Prunty, D. Hale, K. King
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 parent's or legal guardian's documentation; require government-issued identification for the minor; require notification to other parent with joint or physical custody with exceptions; require the physician to keep a copy of the informed written consent for at least seven 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; require report to the cabinet; 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; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings of Original Version 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


  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)

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