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SF 162 - Stem Cell Research and Penalties - Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Stem Cell Research and Penalties

Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (52-46) - (Key vote)

Title: Stem Cell Research and Penalties

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows stem cell research but prohibits human cloning.

Highlights:
- Classifies any performance, attempt, and/or participation in human reproductive cloning as a class “C” felony [sec.4(1.a.b) and (2.a)]. - Classifies any transfer of the product of human reproductive cloning as an aggravated misdemeanor [sec.4(1.c) and (2.b)]. - Allows the state to revoke or deny and state-issued professional/trade/occupational license of an individual who violates this act [sec.4(5)].
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (26-24) - (Key vote)

Title: Stem Cell Research and Penalties

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows stem cell research but prohibits human cloning.

Highlights:
- Classifies any performance, attempt, and/or participation in human reproductive cloning as a class “C” felony [sec.4(1.a.b) and (2.a)]. - Classifies any transfer of the product of human reproductive cloning as an aggravated misdemeanor [sec.4(1.c) and (2.b)]. - Allows the state to revoke or deny and state-issued professional/trade/occupational license of an individual who violates this act [sec.4(5)].
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Stem Cell Research and Penalties

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