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Bill Detail: HB20-1014

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Title Misuse Of Human Reproductive Material
Status Governor Signed (07/06/2020)
Bill Subjects
  • Civil Law
  • Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement
House Sponsors K. Tipper (D)
J. Rich (R)
Senate Sponsors R. Gardner (R)
House Committee Judiciary
Senate Committee Judiciary
Date Introduced 01/08/2020

The bill creates a new civil cause of action and a crime if a health
care provider in the course of assisted reproduction uses gamete from a
person without the written consent of the patient. The bill authorizes
specified compensatory damages or liquidated damages of $50,000 in the
civil action and specifies that the crime is a class 6 felony. The bill
includes that conviction of an offense under the new crime is

unprofessional conduct under the licensing to practice medicine.

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