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HB 1137: Abuse of a Parent


Abuse of a Parent; Defines "child" & "parent" for purposes of crimes of abuse of parent, aggravated abuse of parent, exploitation of parent's assets, & emotional abuse of parent; provides elements of such crimes; authorizes alternative sentencing; requires reporting of abuse of parent or exploitation of parent's assets to central abuse hotline; provides immunity for person who files, or participates in investigation resulting from, such report.

Effective Date: 10/1/2016
Last Action: 3/11/2016 House - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    1/6/2016 House • Filed
    1/12/2016 House • Introduced -HJ 96
    1/13/2016 House • Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 200
    3/11/2016 House • Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee

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  • HB 1137, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/6/2016 at 9:13 AM

    Bill Text:   PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    S 1296 Abuse of a Parent Thompson Identical Last Action: 3/11/2016 S Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
    Location: In committee/council (CF)

    Citations - Statutes (1)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    784.09 Page 1 (pdf)

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