IntroducedFeb 18, 2021
Signed into Law
Pregnant Women in Custody; Requiring that every female who is arrested and not released on bond within 72 hours after arrest be administered a pregnancy test within a certain amount of time, if so requested; requiring that each facility notify each arrested female upon booking of her right to request a pregnancy test; requiring that, if a pregnant woman is convicted of a crime and sentenced to incarceration of any length, the pregnant woman’s sentence be deferred until a certain time after delivery, etc.
Senate • Feb 24, 2021: Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Appropriations
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- Shevrin D. "Shev" Jonesprimary
(D - 35)
- Feb 24, 2021 | Senate
- Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Appropriations
- Feb 18, 2021 | Senate