Bill Status of SB3176  102nd General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Dale A. Righter and John O. Jones

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/9/2007SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Public Support Standards for Biomedical Research Act. Provides that the State, units of local government, school districts, and community college districts may not use or allow the use of public funds, property, or credit for certain human cloning activities. Prohibits grant recipients from acquiring, receiving, or otherwise transferring any human fetal tissue for valuable consideration. Requires the Department of Public Health to report to the General Assembly concerning grants for biomedical and stem cell research. Sets forth informed consent and other research requirements for grant recipients. Sets forth eligibility requirements for grants. Sets forth penalties for violations of the Act.

DateChamber Action
  3/2/2006SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Dale A. Righter
  3/2/2006SenateFirst Reading
  3/2/2006SenateReferred to Rules
  4/25/2006SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John O. Jones
  1/9/2007SenateSession Sine Die