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New Jersey Informed Consent for Fetal Tissue Donation Bill (A 4732)

This law was last updated on Apr 22, 2016


This law is Anti–Choice

State

New Jersey

Number

A 4732

Status

Failed to Pass

Proposed

Nov 16, 2015

Sponsors

Primary Sponsors: 1
Total Sponsors: 1

Topics

Fetal Tissue, Human Embryo and Fetal Research, Informed Consent

Full Bill Text

www.njleg.state.nj.us

A 4732 would require a person wanting to donate cadaveric fetal tissue following an abortion procedure to provide written informed consent. Prior to written consent, the physician performing the abortion would be required to inform the person donating the fetal tissue if the procedure would alter the “nature, performance, or timing” of the abortion.

A physician that fails to provide this information would be guilty of a crime of the fourth degree, punishable by imprisonment up to 18 months and/or a $10,000 fine.

 


People

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