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H Sub - Refusal of Medical Treatment for Children - Key Vote

Virginia Key Votes

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Refusal of Medical Treatment for Children

Signed by Governor Tim Kaine
Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (26-13) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (89-9) - (Key vote)

Title: Refusal of Medical Treatment for Children

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill allowing a parent to decline medical treatment for a child with a life-threatening condition in certain circumstances.

Highlights:
- Changes the minimum age of a child allowed to make his/her own medical decisions to 14 years old [sec. 1 (2.ii)].
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Refusal of Medical Treatment for Children

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