House Bill 1411/Senate Bill 477: Child Abuse/Neglect Punishment

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Last Updated: April 20, 2017
House Bill 1411/Senate Bill 477: Child Abuse/Neglect Punishment
House Senate
Sponsors:
Weaver
Sponsors:
Green
Summary:

As introduced, enhances the punishment for child abuse and child neglect or endangerment if the child is vulnerable because the child is handicapped; also replaces "knowingly exposes" a child to abuse or neglect resulting in physical injury to "exposes."

Summary:

As introduced, enhances the punishment for child abuse and child neglect or endangerment if the child is vulnerable because the child is handicapped; also replaces "knowingly exposes" a child to abuse or neglect resulting in physical injury to "exposes."

Status:
2/09/2017 Introduced
2/13/2017 Passed 1st consideration
2/15/2017 Passed 2nd consideration, refer to Criminal Justice
3/29/2017 Hearing:04/04/2017 1:30 pm, Legislative Plaza Room 31
4/11/2017 Subcommittee recommend pass if amended
4/19/2017 Taken off committee calendar
Status:
2/08/2017 Introduced, passed 1st consideration
2/09/2017 Passed 2nd consideration, refer to Judiciary
4/18/2017 Referred to General Judiciary Subcommittee
HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Action Requested:
None at this time

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