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H 3114 General Bill, By Nanney, Hicks, Allison, Atwater, Ballentine, Bannister, Bingham, Brannon, Burns, Chumley, Clary, Corley, H.A. Crawford, Crosby, Daning, Delleney, Erickson, Forrester, Gagnon, Goldfinch, Hamilton, Henderson, Herbkersman, Hiott, Huggins, Kennedy, Limehouse, Loftis, Long, McCoy, Merrill, D.C. Moss, Newton, Pitts, Pope, Quinn, Ryhal, Sandifer, G.M. Smith, G.R. Smith, Stringer, Tallon, Taylor, Thayer, Yow, Wells, Willis, Hixon, Putnam, Rivers, V.S. Moss, Whitmire, Bedingfield, Hill, Duckworth and Clemmons
Similar (S 0024, S 0025, S 0028, S 0130)
Summary: S.C. Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
    A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING ARTICLE 5 TO CHAPTER 41, TITLE 44 SO AS TO ENACT THE "SOUTH CAROLINA PAIN-CAPABLE UNBORN CHILD PROTECTION ACT", TO PROVIDE FINDINGS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY, TO DEFINE NECESSARY TERMS, TO REQUIRE A PHYSICIAN TO CALCULATE THE PROBABLE POST-FERTILIZATION AGE OF AN UNBORN CHILD BEFORE PERFORMING OR INDUCING AN ABORTION, TO PROVIDE THAT AN ABORTION MAY NOT BE PERFORMED IF THE PROBABLE POST-FERTILIZATION AGE OF THE UNBORN CHILD IS TWENTY OR MORE WEEKS, TO PROVIDE FOR EXCEPTIONS, TO REQUIRE CERTAIN REPORTING BY PHYSICIANS WHO PERFORM ABORTIONS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL, TO REQUIRE THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL TO PREPARE PUBLIC REPORTS THAT PROVIDE DATA ON ABORTIONS PERFORMED IN THE STATE AND TO PROMULGATE REGULATIONS, TO PROVIDE FOR A CIVIL RIGHT OF ACTION FOR CERTAIN INDIVIDUALS AGAINST A PHYSICIAN PERFORMING AN ABORTION IN VIOLATION OF THE ACT AND FOR INJUNCTIVE RELIEF, TO CREATE CRIMINAL PENALTIES, AND TO PROVIDE THE ACT DOES NOT IMPLICITLY OR OTHERWISE REPEAL ANOTHER PROVISION OF LAW.
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12/11/14House Prefiled
12/11/14House Referred to Committee on Judiciary
01/13/15House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 100)
01/13/15House Referred to Committee on Judiciary (House Journal-page 100)
01/28/15House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Putnam, Rivers
01/28/15House Committee report: Favorable Judiciary (House Journal-page 6)
01/29/15House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: V.S.Moss, Whitmire
01/29/15House Requests for debate-Rep(s). Delleney, Wells, Taylor, Pope, Weeks, Hiott, Spires, Corley, Huggins, Ballentine, Toole, Brannon, Allison, Forrester, Nanney, Hicks, Loftis, Hamilton, Burns, VS Moss, GR Smith, Beddingfield, Ridgeway, Douglas, McKnight, Anthony, Knight, Williams, Jefferson, Whitmire, Sandifer, Crowford, Gagnon, MS McLeod (House Journal-page 18)
02/03/15House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Bedingfield, Hill
02/04/15House Debate adjourned until Wed. 2-11-15 (House Journal-page 39)
02/11/15House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Duckworth, Clemmons
02/11/15House Read second time (House Journal-page 41)
02/11/15House Roll call Yeas-80 Nays-27 (House Journal-page 52)
02/12/15House Read third time and sent to Senate (House Journal-page 33)
02/12/15House Roll call Yeas-71 Nays-22 (House Journal-page 34)
02/12/15Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 6)
02/12/15Senate Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs (Senate Journal-page 6)



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