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Title
Civil Actions - Child Sexual Abuse - Definition and Statute of Limitations (The Child Victims Act of 2023)
Sponsored by
Delegate Wilson
Status
In the House - First Reading Judiciary
Analysis
Synopsis
Altering the definition of "sexual abuse" for purposes relating to civil actions for child sexual abuse to include any act that involves an adult allowing or encouraging a child to engage in certain activities; repealing the statute of limitations in certain civil actions relating to child sexual abuse; repealing a statute of repose for certain civil actions relating to child sexual abuse; providing for the retroactive application of the Act under certain circumstances; etc.
Committees
Original:
Judiciary
Details
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0263 Session: 2021 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2023
Legislation History
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
11/16/2022
Legislative Date
11/16/2022
Action
Pre-filed
Proceedings
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
1/11/2023
Legislative Date
1/11/2023
Action
First Reading Judiciary
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
House 11/16/2022 11/16/2022 Pre-filed
House 1/11/2023 1/11/2023 First Reading Judiciary
Text - First - Civil Actions - Child Sexual Abuse - Definition and Statute of Limitations (The Child Victims Act of 2023)
Last Updated: 1/10/2023 6:39 PM
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