Assisted conception; amends statute to provide gender-neutral terminology, etc. (HB1979)

Introduced By

Del. Rip Sullivan (D-Arlington)

Progress

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

Description

Assisted conception. Amends the assisted conception statute to provide gender-neutral terminology. The bill allows an unmarried individual to be an intended parent, paralleling the ability of an unmarried individual to adopt under the adoption statutes. The bill further allows for the use of an embryo owned by an intended parent in a surrogacy arrangement. The bill contains technical amendments. Amends § 20-156, § 20-158, § 20-163, § 20-165, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/07/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee

History

DateAction
01/07/2019Committee
01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101108D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

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