Bill Status of HB3046 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: REPEAL REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH ACT
Rep. Adam Niemerg and Chris Miller
| 3/27/2021||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Repeals the Reproductive Health Act. Creates the Illinois Abortion Law of 2021 containing the provisions of the Illinois Abortion Law of 1975 before its repeal by Public Act 101-13, as well as provisions: defining "viability" to include when, in the medical judgment of the attending physician based on the particular facts of the case before the attending physician, the unborn child has a fetal heartbeat; defining "fetal heartbeat" as the cardiac activity or the steady and repetitive rhythmic contraction of the fetal heart within the gestational sac; prohibiting abortions from being performed on persons who are not residents of Illinois; prohibiting abortions from being performed on persons without the person providing photo identification on site; providing that patients who violate the residency or identification requirements are guilty of a Class 4 felony; and physicians who who perform an abortion or the clinic at which an abortion is performed who violate the residency or identification requirements shall have their medical or operational license suspended for 5 years following the violation. Creates the Partial-birth Abortion Ban Act of 2021 and the Abortion Performance Refusal Act of 2021 containing the provisions of the Partial-birth Abortion Ban Act and the Abortion Performance Refusal Act before their repeal by Public Act 101-13. Amends various Acts by restoring the language that existed before the amendment of those Acts by Public Act 101-13. Effective immediately.