Assisted conception; parentage presumption. (SB1544)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Assisted conception; parentage presumption. Makes the relevant law regarding children born as a result of assisted conception applicable to both same-sex and opposite-sex married couples. The bill also provides that a person is presumed to be the parent of a child if such person is married to the mother at the time of the child's birth or was married to the mother within 300 days of the child's birth. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100800D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/17/2019Rereferred from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2019Rereferred to Courts of Justice
01/21/2019Committee substitute printed to LIS only 19105392D-S1
01/21/2019Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (7-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)