HB 700 Crimes against incapacitated or elder adults; penalty.
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Summary as introduced:

Crimes against incapacitated or elder adults; penalty. Provides that any person who commits an offense set forth in Chapter 4 (crimes against the person), Chapter 5 (crimes against property), or Chapter 6 (crimes involving fraud) of Title 18.2, knowing or having reason to know that the victim of the offense is an incapacitated or elder adult is guilty of a separate and distinct Class 1 misdemeanor if the underlying offense is a misdemeanor and a separate and distinct Class 6 felony if the underlying offense is a felony. The bill also provides that if the offender is a person responsible for the care of the victim, punishment shall include a mandatory minimum term of confinement of 30 days if the underlying offense is a misdemeanor and a mandatory minimum term of confinement of six months if the underlying offense is a felony.

Full text:
01/11/12  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101615D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
01/11/12  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101615D
01/11/12  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/12  House: Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
01/30/12  House: Incorporated by Courts of Justice (HB987-Loupassi) by voice vote