View Amendment Current Amendment: 7B to Bill 5399

Senator DAVIS proposed the following amendment (5399R034.SP.TD):

Amend the bill, as and if amended, by adding an appropriately lettered new subsection to Section 44-41-830 to read:

/( ) A physician who performs or induces an abortion in a hospital pursuant to the circumstances relevant to preserving the life of the mother as prescribed in this section shall be immune from civil action or criminal prosecution regarding medical procedures and treatments administered to the pregnant woman if those medical procedures or treatments are provided for under this section and are consistent with current standard of care for the physician's specialty under the circumstances provided for in this section. Immunity from civil or criminal liability provided in this subsection also extends to any nurse, technician or other person who participates in such medical procedure or treatment with the physician. /