SB 1219 Allows criminal prosecution of mother for harm to unborn child due to intentional and unlawful use of controlled substances
Sponsor: Lager
LR Number: 5218S.01I Fiscal Note:
Committee: Judiciary and Civil & Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action: 2/28/2008 - Second Read and Referred S Judiciary and Civil & Criminal Jurisprudence Committee Journal Page: S414
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2008

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SB 1219 - This act allows criminal charges to be filed against a mother for any harm to an unborn child resulting from the mother's intentional and unlawful ingestion or use of controlled substances.

This act is substantially similar to HB 1530 (2008).

ADRIANE CROUSE