• HB532 ANATOMICAL GIFTS-FETAL TISSUE

  • Illinois 100th General Assembly

Human Services Committee

Amends the Illinois Anatomical Gift Act. Provides that the term "decedent" includes a deceased individual organism of the species homo sapiens from fertilization until live birth. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of the Act, if the decedent is a fetus upon whom an abortion, as that term is defined in the Illinois Abortion Law of 1975, has been performed, then no part of the decedent's body may be used for any purpose specified in the Act. Effective immediately.

Witness Slip Information

Name Firm, Business, or agency Representing
Ralph Rivera Illinois Citizens for Life Illinois Citizens for Life
Ralph Rivera Illinois Family Institute Illinois Family Institute
Crystal Easom Self-employed Illinois Family Institute, Illinois Citizens for Life