HB 745

  • Georgia House Bill
  • 2019-2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Dec 10, 2019
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Georgia Dignity in Pregnancy and Childbirth Act; enact


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2A of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Department of Public Health, so as to enact the "Georgia Dignity in Pregnancy and Childbirth Act"; to provide for legislative findings and intent; to provide for definitions; to require perinatal facilities in this state to implement evidence based implicit bias programs for its health care professionals; to require certain components in such programs; to provide for initial and refresher training; to provide for the compilation and tracking of data on severe maternal morbidity and pregnancy related deaths; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Bill Sponsors (6)


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Jan 16, 2020


House Second Readers

Jan 15, 2020


House First Readers

Jan 14, 2020


House Hopper

Dec 10, 2019


House Prefiled

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