House Bill 2460: Defines Risk of Injury as Neglect

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Last Updated: March 18, 2013
House Bill 2460: Defines Risk of Injury as Neglect
Sponsors:
Delegate Marcum, Delegate Phillips, R., Delegate Ferro, Delegate Diserio, Delegate Ferns, Delegate Lawrence, Delegate Campbell, Delegate White, Delegate Pethtel, Delegate Marshall and Delegate Fleischauer
Summary:

House Bill ("HB") 2460 would make it a criminal offense for a parent to neglect a child in a way that creates "substantial risk of bodily injury."

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:
2/14/2013 (House) Introduced and Referred to Judiciary Committee
2/26/2013 (House) Passed Judiciary and Referred to Finance Committee

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