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SB 239, 85th Regular Session
Relating to a parent's right to view the body of a deceased child before an autopsy is performed.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/17

Author: Donna Campbell
Sponsor: Lyle Larson

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2017, 85th R.S.,ch. 777, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation

Companion:

HB 298 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (TLC)
Enrolled (Senate Research Center)
Introduced (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (Senate Research Center)

Subjects:
AUTOPSIES
Criminal Procedure--General
Family--Parent & Child
PARENTAL RIGHTS

House Committee: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence (John Smithee, Jessica Farrar, Roland Gutierrez, Ana Hernandez, Jodie Laubenberg, Andrew Murr, Victoria Neave, Matt Rinaldi, Mike Schofield)
Senate Committee: Criminal Justice (John Whitmire, Brian Birdwell, Konni Burton, Brandon Creighton, Sylvia Garcia, Joan Huffman, Bryan Hughes, José Menéndez, Charles Perry)

Index to Sections Affected

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