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2009-2010 Regular Session - SB 169
Ethical Treatment of Human Embryos; unlawful for any person to knowingly create an in vitro human embryo by any means
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 7 of Title 19 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the parent and child relationship generally, so as to provide for a short title; to provide for definitions; to provide that it shall be unlawful for any person or entity to intentionally or knowingly create or attempt to create an in vitro human embryo by any means other than fertilization of a human egg by a human sperm; to provide for standards for physicians and facilities performing in vitro fertilizations; to provide for judicial standards; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Mar/18/2009 - House Second Readers
Mar/17/2009 - House First Readers
Mar/12/2009 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/12/2009 - Senate Taken from Table
Mar/12/2009 - Senate Tabled
Mar/12/2009 - Senate Third Read
Mar/10/2009 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/09/2009 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/18/2009 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/17/2009 - Senate Hopper
3/12/2009 Tabled in Senate; 3/12/2009 Taken from Table in Senate
Mar/12/2009 - Senate Vote #216Yea(34)Nay(22)NV(0)
Mar/12/2009 - Senate Vote #211Yea(30)Nay(26)NV(0)
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