HB 378 Abuse and neglect of incapacitated adults; penalty.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Abuse and neglect of incapacitated adults; penalty. Amends the definition of abuse to change the standard from "malicious conduct" to "knowing and willful conduct." The bill provides that neglect must be knowing as well as willful. The bill expands the exemptions to abusive or neglectful conduct to exclude bona fide, recognized or approved medical care practices and conduct incident to necessary movement, placement, or protection from harm of the incapacitated adult.

Full text:
01/12/00  House: Presented & ordered printed 005680252  pdf
02/12/00  House: Committee substitute printed 001776736-H1  pdf
03/20/00  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB378ER)  pdf
05/02/00  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0796)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed
Conference amendments

Status:
01/12/00  House: Presented & ordered printed 005680252
01/12/00  House: Printing on hold - awaiting fiscal impact statement
01/12/00  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/00  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 1
01/27/00  House: Reported from C. J. with substitute (16-Y 6-N)
01/27/00  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/11/00  House: Reported from Appropriations with sub (29-Y 0-N)
02/12/00  House: Committee substitute printed 001776736-H1
02/13/00  House: Read first time
02/14/00  House: Read second time
02/14/00  House: Committee substitute agreed to 001776736-H1
02/14/00  House: Engrossed by House - com. sub. 001776736-H1
02/14/00  House: Constitutional reading dispensed (Block Vote) (97-Y 0-N)
02/14/00  House: Passed House (Block Vote) (98-Y 0-N)
02/14/00  House: Communicated to Senate
02/16/00  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/16/00  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
03/01/00  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice w/amds (15-Y 0-N)
03/02/00  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (38-Y 0-N)
03/02/00  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (38-Y 0-N)
03/03/00  Senate: Read third time
03/03/00  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
03/03/00  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
03/03/00  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/03/00  Senate: Passed Senate with amendments (39-Y 0-N)
03/03/00  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (39-Y 0-N)
03/06/00  House: Placed on Calendar
03/07/00  House: Senate amendments rejected by House (2-Y 96-N)
03/07/00  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (2-Y 96-N)
03/09/00  Senate: Senate insisted on amendments (40-Y 0-N)
03/09/00  Senate: VOTE: INSIST & REQUEST (40-Y 0-N)
03/09/00  Senate: Senate requested conference committee
03/09/00  House: House acceded to request
03/09/00  House: Conferees appointed by House
03/09/00  House: Delegates: Drake, Howell, Jackson
03/09/00  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
03/09/00  Senate: Senators: Stolle, Howell, Rerras
03/10/00  House: Conference report agreed to by House (94-Y 0-N)
03/10/00  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (94-Y 0-N)
03/10/00  Conference: Senate amendments rejected by conference committee
03/10/00  Conference: Amended by conference committee
03/10/00  Senate: Passed by temporarily
03/10/00  Senate: Reading of conference report waived
03/10/00  Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N)
03/10/00  Senate: VOTE: CONF. COMMITTEE RPT (37-Y 0-N)
03/20/00  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB378ER)
03/22/00  House: Enrolled
03/22/00  Senate: Signed by President
03/24/00  House: Signed by Speaker
04/09/00  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 796 (effective 7/1/00)
05/02/00  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0796)