HB2002 SFAT Takubo 4-6

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Senator Takubo moved to amend the bill by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:

Eng. Com. Sub. for House Bill 2002--A Bill to amend and reenact 16-2F-1, 16-2F-2, 16-2F-3, 16-2F-4, 16-2F-5, 16-2F-6 and 16-2F-8 and of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, all relating to parental notification of abortions performed on unemancipated minors; setting out legislative findings; defining terms; clarifying parental notification requirements prior to performing an abortion on an unemancipated minor; modifying waiver language; providing exceptions; providing a judicial process to not permit parental notification; requiring parental notice following abortion due to medical emergency; requiring reporting; providing for disciplinary actions; and modifying penalties.