Bill Status of HB0532 100th General Assembly
Short Description: ANATOMICAL GIFTS-FETAL TISSUE
Rep. Peter Breen - Thomas Morrison
|Human Services Committee Hearing Mar 29 2017 8:00AM Capitol Building Room 114 Springfield, IL |
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Anatomical Gift Act. Provides that the term "decedent" includes a deceased individual organism of the species homo sapiens from fertilization until live birth. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of the Act, if the decedent is a fetus upon whom an abortion, as that term is defined in the Illinois Abortion Law of 1975, has been performed, then no part of the decedent's body may be used for any purpose specified in the Act. Effective immediately.