Fetal Homicide

Laws

Title Number State Proposed Status
Florida Unborn Victims of Violence Act (HB 759) HB 759 Florida Feb 13, 2013 Failed to Pass
Florida Unborn Victims of Violence Act (SB 876) SB 876 Florida Feb 13, 2013 Failed to Pass
Florida Unborn Victims of Violence Act (SB 162) SB 162 Florida Sep 17, 2013 Failed to Pass
Florida Unborn Victims of Violence Act (HB 59) HB 59 Florida Sep 16, 2013 Current
Tennessee Fetal Assault Law (SB 1391) SB 1391 Tennessee Feb 14, 2013 no-longer-in-effect: No Longer In Effect
Tennessee Fetal Assault Law (HB 1295) HB 1295 Tennessee Feb 14, 2013 no-longer-in-effect: No Longer In Effect
Maine Bill Allowing Wrongful Death Cause of Action for Unborn Child (LD 1193) LD 1193 Maine Mar 26, 2013 Failed to Pass
Arkansas Bill Amending Definition of “Unborn Child” in Wrongful Death Actions (SB 417) SB 417 Arkansas Feb 20, 2013 Current
Colorado Definition of Person and Child Initiative (Amendment 67) Amendment 67 Colorado Failed to Pass
Tennessee Bill Amending Fetal Homicide Law (HB 627) HB 627 Tennessee Jan 31, 2013 Failed to Pass
Tennessee Bill Amending Fetal Homicide Law (SB 977) SB 977 Tennessee Jan 31, 2013 Failed to Pass
Colorado Crimes Against Pregnant Women Act (HB 1154) HB 1154 Colorado Jan 28, 2013 Current
Colorado Bill Regarding Civil Damages for Unlawful Termination of Pregnancy (HB 1324) HB 1324 Colorado Mar 19, 2014 Failed to Pass
Colorado Civil Damages for the Unlawful Termination of a Pregnancy (HB 1388) HB 1388 Colorado Apr 21, 2014 Current
Alaska Bill Regarding Wrongful Death of an Unborn Child – Jackson’s Law (SB 200) SB 200 Alaska Feb 24, 2014 Current
Alaska Bill Regarding Wrongful Death of an Unborn Child – Jackson’s Law (HB 258) HB 258 Alaska Jan 21, 2014 Failed to Pass
New Hampshire Fetal Homicide Bill (HB 1503) HB 1503 New Hampshire Jan 8, 2014 Failed to Pass
New Hampshire Bill Including Fetus as “another” in Certain Criminal Offenses (HB 560) HB 560 New Hampshire Jan 8, 2015 Failed to Pass
Mississippi Bill Regarding Wrongful Death of “Unborn Child” (HB 1338) HB 1338 Mississippi Jan 19, 2015 Failed to Pass
Hawaii Feticide Bill (HB 1234) HB 1234 Hawaii Jan 29, 2015 Failed to Pass
Hawaii Born Alive Infant (HB 1444) HB 1444 Hawaii Jan 29, 2015 Failed to Pass
New Hampshire Bill Including Fetus as “another” in Certain Criminal Offenses (SB 40) SB 40 New Hampshire Jan 29, 2015 Failed to Pass
Rhode Island Fetal Protection Act (HB 5052) HB 5052 Rhode Island Jan 8, 2015 Failed to Pass
Massachusetts Bill Regarding Fetal Homicide Penalties (H 1392) H 1392 Massachusetts Mar 10, 2015 Proposed
Iowa Bill Defining ‘Person’ for Criminal Statutes (SF 478) SF 478 Iowa Mar 19, 2015 Failed to Pass
New York Unborn Victims of Violence Act (S 2532) S 2532 New York Jan 26, 2015 Proposed
New York Unborn Victims of Violence Act (A 6502) A 6502 New York Mar 25, 2015 Failed to Pass
Washington Bill Regarding Wrongful Birth and Wrongful Death (SB 5747) SB 5747 Washington Feb 2, 2015 Failed to Pass
Montana Referendum on Unborn Victim of Violence Act (HB 638) HB 638 Montana Mar 27, 2013 Failed to Pass
Montana Fetal Homicide Law (HB 104) HB 104 Montana Dec 12, 2012 Current
Arkansas Bill Classifying Fetus as a Person (HB 1376) HB 1376 Arkansas Feb 13, 2015 Failed to Pass
Colorado Fetal Homicide Bill (SB 268) SB 268 Colorado Apr 14, 2015 Failed to Pass
Washington Fetal Homicide Bill (HB 2130) HB 2130 Washington Feb 16, 2015 Failed to Pass
Alabama Pregnancy Criminalization Law (SB 26) SB 26 Alabama Aug 3, 2015 Failed to Pass
Hawaii Fetal Homicide Bill (HB 248) HB 248 Hawaii Jan 17, 2013 Failed to Pass
New York Unborn Victims of Violence Act (S 1950) S 1950 New York Jan 9, 2013 Failed to Pass
New York Unborn Victims of Violence Act (A 3128) A 3128 New York Oct 23, 2013 Failed to Pass
Massachusetts Fetal Homicide Bill (H 1404) H 1404 Massachusetts Jan 22, 2013 Failed to Pass
Rhode Island Fetal Protection Act (H 7052) H 7052 Rhode Island Jan 9, 2014 Failed to Pass
Rhode Island Fetal Protection Act (H 5104) H 5104 Rhode Island Jan 16, 2013 Failed to Pass
Virginia Bill Redefining the Term ‘Child’ (HB 556) HB 556 Virginia Jan 11, 2016 Failed to Pass
Colorado Bill Regarding the Protection of Human Life at Conception (HB 1113) HB 1113 Colorado Jan 20, 2016 Failed to Pass
Colorado Offenses Against ‘Unborn Children’ Bill (HB 1007) HB 1007 Colorado Jan 13, 2016 Failed to Pass
Washington Fetal Homicide Bill (HB 1831) HB 1831 Washington Jan 30, 2015 Failed to Pass
Hawaii Born Alive Infant Protection Act (HB 2763) HB 2763 Hawaii Jan 27, 2016 Failed to Pass
Iowa Bill Regarding Fetal Death and Homicide (SF 2152) SF 2152 Iowa Feb 10, 2016 Failed to Pass
Iowa Bill Banning Abortion Based on Fetal Weight (SF 2055) SF 2055 Iowa Jan 26, 2016 Failed to Pass
Mississippi Bill Regarding the Chemical Endangerment of a Fetus (SB 2518) SB 2518 Mississippi Feb 8, 2016 Failed to Pass
Oklahoma Heartbeat Abortion Ban (SB 1118) SB 1118 Oklahoma Feb 1, 2016 Failed to Pass
Oklahoma Bill Criminalizing Legal Abortion (HB 2516) HB 2516 Oklahoma Feb 1, 2016 Failed to Pass
New Jersey Motherhood Violence Act (A 3377) A 3377 New Jersey Mar 30, 2016 Proposed
New Jersey Motherhood Violence Act (A 3895) A 3895 New Jersey Dec 4, 2014 Failed to Pass
Rhode Island Fetal Protection Act (H 7206) H 7206 Rhode Island Jan 15, 2016 Failed to Pass
Rhode Island Fetal Protection Act (S 2218) S 2218 Rhode Island Jan 27, 2016 Failed to Pass
New Hampshire Bill Including Fetus as “another” in Certain Criminal Offenses (HB 156) HB 156 New Hampshire Jan 4, 2017 Proposed
Iowa Bill Regarding Fetal Death and Feticide (SF 54) SF 54 Iowa Jan 11, 2017 Proposed
Indiana ‘Protection of Life’ Bill (HB 1134) HB 1134 Indiana Jan 9, 2017 Failed to Pass
Arkansas Born-Alive Infant Protection Act (SB 148) SB 148 Arkansas Jan 19, 2017 Signed into Law
New Hampshire Bill Including Fetus as “another” in Certain Criminal Offenses (SB 66) SB 66 New Hampshire Jan 18, 2017 Proposed
Mississippi Bill Prohibiting Abortion (HB 1197) HB 1197 Mississippi Jan 16, 2017 Failed to Pass
Colorado Bill Regarding the Protection of Human Life at Conception (HB 1108) HB 1108 Colorado Jan 19, 2017 Failed to Pass
Texas ‘Abolition of Abortion in Texas Act’ (HB 948) HB 948 Texas Jan 11, 2017 Proposed
Oklahoma Bill Prohibiting Abortion After Conception (SB 817) SB 817 Oklahoma Feb 6, 2017 Proposed
Mississippi Bill Regarding the Chemical Endangerment of a Fetus (SB 2577) SB 2577 Mississippi Jan 16, 2017 Failed to Pass
Oklahoma Resolution Regarding the Authority of Public Officials and Abortion Law (HR 1004) HR 1004 Oklahoma Feb 13, 2017 Current
Rhode Island Fetal Protection Act (H 5447) H 5447 Rhode Island Feb 9, 2017 Failed to Pass
New York ‘Unborn Victims of Violence Act’ (S 3830) S 3830 New York Jan 27, 2017 Failed to Pass
New York ‘Unborn Victims of Violence Act’ (A 3579) A 3579 New York Jan 27, 2017 Failed to Pass
Maine Bill Allowing Wrongful Death Cause of Action for a Viable Fetus (LD 327) LD 327 Maine Jan 31, 2017 Failed to Pass
Kentucky Bill Prohibiting Abortion (HB 419) HB 419 Kentucky Feb 16, 2017 Failed to Pass
West Virginia Bill Regarding Child Abuse Penalties (HB 2710) HB 2710 West Virginia Feb 27, 2017 Proposed
Texas Bill Regarding Human Trafficking and Coerced Abortion (HB 2858) HB 2858 Texas Mar 3, 2017 Proposed
Texas Bill Regarding Human Trafficking and Coerced Abortion (SB 1377) SB 1377 Texas Mar 6, 2017 Proposed
Iowa Bill re 20-Week Abortion Ban and 72 Hour Waiting Period (SF 471) SF 471 Iowa Mar 7, 2017 Current
Massachusetts Bill Regarding Fetal Homicide Penalties (H 861) H 861 Massachusetts Jan 23, 2017 Proposed
Missouri Bill Banning Abortion (HB 1177) HB 1177 Missouri Mar 1, 2017 Failed to Pass
Alaska Life at Conception Act (HB 250) HB 250 Alaska May 15, 2017 Proposed
New York Reproductive Health Act (A 1748) A 1748 New York Jan 17, 2017 Proposed
New York Reproductive Health Act (S 2796) S 2796 New York Jan 17, 2017 Proposed
Michigan Personhood Sentencing Guidelines (HB 4500) HB 4500 Michigan Apr 20, 2017 Proposed
Pennsylvania Bill Further Providing for Sentence of Murder of an ‘Unborn Child’ (HB 681) HB 681 Pennsylvania Mar 3, 2017 Proposed