HB713 - STILLBORN CHILD - Davis, Dorathea
HB713 PROVIDES FOR FINAL DISPOSITION OF A STILLBORN CHILD.
Sponsor: Davis, Dorathea (63) Effective Date:00/00/00
CoSponsor: LR Number:0531-03
Last Action: 05/15/97 - Approved by Governor (G)
05/15/97 - Delivered to Secretary of State
HB713
Next Hearing:Hearing not scheduled
Calendar:Bill currently not on calendar
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BILL SUMMARIES

TRULY AGREED

HB 713 -- STILLBORN CHILD

This bill sets out procedures for disposition of a child born
dead.  Violation of these provisions is a misdemeanor.


PERFECTED

HB 713 -- DISPOSITION OF A STILLBORN CHILD (Davis, 63)

This bill sets forth disposition regulations when a child has
been born dead. Violations of these provisions is a misdemeanor.

FISCAL NOTE:  No impact on state funds.


COMMITTEE

HB 713 -- DISPOSITION OF A STILLBORN CHILD

SPONSOR:  Davis (63)

COMMITTEE ACTION:  Voted "do pass by consent" by the Committee
on Consumer Protection by a vote of 14 to 0.

This bill sets forth disposition regulations when a child has
been born dead. Violations of these provisions is a misdemeanor.

FISCAL NOTE:  No impact on state funds.

PROPONENTS:  Supporters say that the bill provides guidance to
hospitals and funeral homes and that it codifies the current
practice.

Testifying for the bill were Representative Davis (63); Missouri
Funeral Directors Association; Campaign Life Missouri; Planned
Parenthood Affiliates of Missouri; and Missouri Hospital
Association.

OPPONENTS:  There was no opposition voiced to the committee.

Donna Schlosser, Research Analyst


INTRODUCED

HB 713 -- Disposition of Stillborn Child

Sponsor:  Davis (63)

This bill sets forth disposition regulations when a child has
been born dead. Violations of these provisions is a misdemeanor.


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