House Bill 404: Redefines Child Abuse

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Last Updated: February 28, 2013
House Bill 404: Redefines Child Abuse
Sponsors:
Representatives Marsico, Rozzi, Kauffman, M. K. Keller, Grell, Schlossberg, Baker, Millard, Swanger, Hickernell, Stern, Tallman, Stephens, Miller, Gingrich, Neuman, Harhart, Toepel, O'Neill, Petri, Godshall, Pickett, Major, Youngblood, D. Costa, Kortz, Watson, C. Harris, Clymer, Hess, Grove, Rock, Murt, Fleck, Hackett, Stevenson, Toohil, Moul, and Caltagirone
Summary:

Among other things, this bill would redefine child abuse. It would preserve the right of reasonable corporal discipline.

HSLDA's Position:

This bill should be monitored.

Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

Referred to committee in the Senate. See "Bill History" link below.

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Bill History