Use quotes to search for exact phrases. Use AND/OR/NOT between keywords or phrases for more precise search results.

Minnesota Bill Modifying University of Minnesota Appropriations Bill (HF 2865)

This law was last updated on Jun 28, 2016


This law is Anti–Choice

State

Minnesota

Number

HF 2865

Status

Failed to Pass

Proposed

Mar 10, 2016

Sponsors

Primary Sponsors: 1
Co-sponsors: 20
Total Sponsors: 21

Topics

Fetal Tissue, Human Embryo and Fetal Research

Full Bill Text

www.revisor.mn.gov

HF 2865 would modify appropriations to the University of Minnesota for the year 2017 to grant $1,000,000 to establish a fetal tissue research center.

The purpose of the center must be to provide oversight of all research activities at the university that require the use of fetal tissue; to ensure compliance with applicable laws and policies  governing the ethical acquisition, sale, handling, and disposal of fetal tissue; and to act as a central purchaser of fetal tissue for research activities.

The research center would only be able to purchase fetal tissue obtained from a miscarriage or other similar involuntary medical condition that prevented a live birth.

Legislative Findings

The bill also claims that the University of Minnesota disposed of aborted fetuses in a manner inconsistent the Minnesota law (145.1621).


People