HB0632 (CH0152)

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Child Abuse - Sex Trafficking (Protecting Victims of Sex Trafficking Act of 2017)

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Approved by the Governor - Chapter 152

Synopsis:Altering the definition of "sexual abuse" in provisions of law relating to child abuse to include the sex trafficking of a child by any individual; defining the terms "sexual molestation or exploitation" and "sex trafficking" in provisions of law relating to child abuse; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Adams, Anderton, Arentz, Beidle, Beitzel, Carozza, Cassilly, Ciliberti, Clark, Cluster, Flanagan, Folden, Ghrist, Grammer, Hornberger, S. Howard, Jacobs, Kipke, Krebs, Long, Malone, McComas, McConkey, McKay, McMillan, Metzgar, Miele, Morgan, Otto, Rose, Shoemaker, Simonaire, Szeliga, Vogt, West, and Wivell
Additional Facts:Bill is an Emergency Bill
Cross-filed with: SB0308
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): Upon Enactment
By Request of the Governor
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Child Abuse and Neglect
Emergency Bills
Human Rights
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Sexual Offenses
Statutes:Article - Family Law

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November 28, 2017 1:01 P.M.