Current Legislation

New York Bill Number: A 718

Creates a private right of action for fertility fraud and adds a health care practitioner using human reproductive material from a donor knowing or reasonably should have known that such patient had not expressly consented to such use, to the crime of aggravated sexual abuse in the fourth degree.
Does RESOLVE Support or Oppose?

RESOLVE is reviewing this bill. This is a carryover bill from 2021.

Current Status:

Bill was introduced in the Assembly and referred to Codes Committee on 1/06/21. On 7/30/21 it was amended and recommitted to codes. The bill was amended and recommitted to codes on 1/13/22. The legislature adjourned on 6/4/22 and the bill did not advance.

Is Action Needed Now?
Additional Info:

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