Texas Bill Regarding Wrongful Birth Lawsuits (SB 25)
This law was last updated on Mar 22, 2017
SB 25 would prohibit wrongful birth lawsuits. This would prohibit anyone from seeking actions or damages based on the claim that but for the act or omission of another, a person would not have been permitted to be born alive but would have been aborted.
Companion bill to HB 434.
Similar to HB 3008, which failed to pass in 2015.
Passed the senate on March 21, 2017, by a 31-0 vote.