SB 1523

  • Oregon Senate Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Feb 03, 2020
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Relating to abortion.


Requires health care practitioner to exercise proper degree of care to preserve health and life of child born alive after abortion or attempted abortion. Requires health care practitioner to ensure child born alive is transported to hospital. Creates crime for failure to exercise proper degree of care, punishable by maximum of five years' imprisonment, $125,000 fine, or both. Allows specified person to bring civil action for damages and equitable relief against health care practitioner for failure to exercise proper degree of care. Directs court to award attorney fees to prevailing party. Allows court to order identity or personally identifiable information of specified person protected from disclosure.

Bill Sponsors (30)


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Mar 09, 2020


In committee upon adjournment.

Feb 03, 2020


Referred to Health Care, then Judiciary.

Feb 03, 2020


Introduction and first reading. Referred to President's desk.

Jan 27, 2020


Presession Released to the Public.

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