HB 1502-2_ Filed 04/14/2011, 09:35 Breaux

SENATE MOTION


MADAM PRESIDENT:

    I move
that Engrossed House Bill 1502 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 13; (11)MO150202.1. -->     Page 1, between lines 13 and 14, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: ; (11)MO150202.2. -->     "SECTION 2. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2011] (a) The general assembly urges the legislative council to assign the topic of substance abuse by pregnant women to an interim or statutory study committee for study during the 2011 legislative interim.
    (b) If the topic of substance abuse by pregnant women is assigned to an interim or statutory study committee under subsection (a), the study committee should consider:
        (1) the impetus for pregnant women to abuse drugs including addiction and recreational drug use; and
        (2) whether information should be provided to pregnant women regarding:
            (A) the dangers of substance abuse;
            (B) how substance abuse may impact a fetus; and
            (C) substance abuse treatment available to women, including treatment for indigent women.
    (c) If the topic of substance abuse by pregnant women is assigned to an interim or statutory study committee under subsection (a), the study committee shall issue a final report to the legislative council containing the study committee's findings and recommendations, including any recommended legislation concerning the topic, not later than November 1, 2011.

    (d) This SECTION expires December 31, 2011.
".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to EHB 1502 as printed April 13, 2011.)

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Senator BREAUX


MO150202/DI 107
2011