Legislature(2019 - 2020)

2019-05-15 House Journal

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2019-05-15                     House Journal                      Page 1059
HB 178                                                                                                                        
HOUSE BILL NO. 178 by Representatives Eastman and Jackson,                                                                      
     "An Act interpreting the right to privacy under art. I, sec. 22,                                                           
     Constitution of the State of Alaska; defining 'abortion,' 'birth,'                                                         
     'child,' 'conception,' 'natural person,' and 'preborn child'; relating to                                                  
     civil actions and liability under the Act; relating to murder of a                                                         
     child; repealing abortion procedures; amending the definition of                                                           

2019-05-15                     House Journal                      Page 1060
     'person' for crimes against a person; repealing murder of an                                                               
     unborn child and penalties and provisions related to that crime;                                                           
     relating to the powers of guardians; relating to powers of attorney                                                        
     for health care decisions; relating to regulation of abortion;                                                             
     relating to medical treatment for minors; relating to relocation of a                                                      
     child; relating to the office of public advocacy; repealing medical                                                        
     assistance payment for abortions; relating to duties of the attorney                                                       
     general; relating to the limitation on the use of assets; and                                                              
     providing for an effective date."                                                                                          
was read the first time and referred to the Health & Social Services,                                                           
Judiciary, and Finance Committees.