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HB14-1049: Offenses Against Unborn Children

Reproductive Freedom
Bill Number: HB14-1049
Year: 2014
ACLU Position: Oppose
Sponsors: Joshi


The bill provides that, if the commission of any crime codified in the criminal code or traffic code is the proximate cause of death or injury to an unborn member of the species homo sapiens, the prosecuting attorney, in charging the underlying offense, may also charge the homicide or assault offense that is appropriate to the death or injury.

Current Status:

01/30/2014 - House Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely
01/08/2014 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary

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