Exhumations; requires that party petitioning court to provide sworn statement with certain facts. (SB916)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Exhumations; basis for. Requires that a party petitioning a court to order the exhumation of the body of any dead person provide a sworn statement that sets forth either facts establishing a reasonable possibility of (i) the requisite sexual conduct between the petitioner's alleged ancestors or (ii) a biological relationship between the petitioner and his alleged ancestors. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/07/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101107D
01/07/2013Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/10/2013Rereferred from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/10/2013Rereferred to Courts of Justice
02/01/2013Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Read second time
02/05/2013Reading of amendment waived
02/05/2013Committee amendment agreed to
02/05/2013Engrossed by Senate as amended SB916E
02/05/2013Printed as engrossed 13101107D-E
02/05/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2013Placed on Calendar
02/11/2013Read first time
02/11/2013Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/14/2013Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Read second time
02/18/2013Read third time
02/18/2013Passed House (97-Y 0-N)
02/18/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Enrolled
02/21/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB916ER)
02/21/2013Signed by President
02/21/2013Signed by Speaker
03/14/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 370 (effective 7/1/13)
03/14/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0370)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 1 minute.