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HB 6048 - Emergency Contraception for Victims of Sexual Assault - Key Vote

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (57-51) - (Key vote)

Title: Emergency Contraception for Victims of Sexual Assault

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires health facilities to provide factually accurate information about emergency contraception to victims of criminal sexual conduct and to promptly provide emergency contraception to any female victim of childbearing age who requests it.

Highlights:
- Requires health facilities that provide emergency contraception to victims of criminal sexual conduct to file a confidential report annually with the Department of Community Health regarding to the number of times emergency contraception was administered, without revealing the identities of any of the women to whom it was given (Sec. 20190). - Defines emergency contraception as "a drug, medicine, oral hormonal compound, mixture, preparation, instrument, article, or device that is approved by the federal Food and Drug Administration and that prevents a pregnancy after sexual intercourse," but not including "a drug, medicine, oral hormonal compound, mixture, preparation, instrument, article or device of any nature that is prescribed to terminate the pregnancy of a female" (Sec. 20190).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Emergency Contraception for Victims of Sexual Assault

Sponsors

  • Rebekah Warren (MI - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Frank Accavitti Jr. (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joan Bauer (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Pamela 'Pam' Byrnes (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Brenda J. Clack (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul F. Condino (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Andrew 'Andy' Coulouris (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Marie Donigan (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Barbara A. Farrah (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lee Gonzales (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard E. Hammel (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ted Hammon (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Hoon-Yung Hopgood (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert B. Jones (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Kathleen Law (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Gabriel 'Gabe' Leland (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Steven W. 'Steve' Lindberg (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark S. Meadows (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Andy Meisner (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Fred J. Miller (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Alma Wheeler Smith (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Virgil K. Smith Jr. (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Steven H. Tobocman (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Aldo Vagnozzi (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
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