SB 5: "An Act relating to partial-birth abortions."

00 SENATE BILL NO. 5 01 "An Act relating to partial-birth abortions." 02 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 03 * Section 1. AS 18.16.050(c) is amended to read: 04 (c) In this section, 05 (1) "partial-birth abortion" means a procedure in which a person 06 deliberately and intentionally 07 (A) [AN ABORTION IN WHICH THE PERSON 08 PERFORMING THE ABORTION] partially vaginally delivers a living fetus 09 for the purpose of performing an overt act that the person knows will kill 10 the fetus; and 11 (B) performs the overt act, other than completion of 12 delivery, that kills the fetus; 13 (2) "partially vaginally delivers" means brings about the delivery 14 of a fetus through the mother's vagina that causes 15 (A) in the case of a head-first presentation, the entire fetal

01 head to be outside of the mother's body; or 02 (B) in the case of breech presentation, any part of the fetal 03 trunk past the navel to be outside the mother's body [BEFORE KILLING 04 THE FETUS AND COMPLETING THE DELIVERY].