Senate Bill 1360: Corporal Discipline

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Last Updated: April 13, 2010
Senate Bill 1360: Corporal Discipline
Sponsors:
Senator Detert
Summary:

Includes inappropriate or excessively harsh corporal discipline in the definition of "criminal conduct" for purposes of protective investigations. Prohibits parents, legal custodians, or caregivers from inflicting such corporal discipline. Provides penalties and applicability. Includes offenses involving inappropriate or excessively harsh corporal discipline within the offense severity ranking chart of the Criminal Punishment Code, etc. Effective date: 07/01/2010.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

01/26/2010 (Senate) Filed
02/03/2010 (Senate) Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Criminal Justice; Criminal and Civil Justice Appropriations
03/02/2010 (Senate) Introduced, referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Criminal Justice; Criminal and Civil Justice Appropriations -SJ 00096
04/30/2010 (Senate) Died in Committee on Children, Families, and Elder Affairs

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