Senate File 101: Child Abuse Reporting Penalties

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Senate File 101: Child Abuse Reporting Penalties
Sponsors:
Senator Nutting
Summary:

As amended, creates penalties against mandatory reporters for failing to report child abuse.

HSLDA's Position:

HSLDA supports this bill with the exception that it includes "those providing legal services" (attorneys) in the definition of mandated reporter. Attorneys have both a legal and ethical obligation to maintain the confidential communications of their clients.

Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

1/10/2013     (Senate)     Introduced and Referred to Senate Judiciary Committee
1/21/2013     (Senate)     Senate Judiciary Committee Recommended Amend and Do Pass
1/23/2013     (Senate)     Amendment Adopted
1/23/2013     (Senate)     Passed Committee of the Whole
1/24/2013     (Senate)     Passed Second Reading
1/25/2013     (Senate)     Failed Third Reading

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