SB 1060 Female genital mutilation; criminal penalty and civil action.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Female genital mutilation; criminal penalty and civil action. Makes it a Class 1 misdemeanor for any person to knowingly circumcise, excise, or infibulate the labia major, labia minora, or clitoris of a minor. The bill makes it a Class 1 misdemeanor for any parent, guardian, or other person responsible for the care of a minor to consent to such circumcision, excision, or infibulation. The bill also makes it a Class 1 misdemeanor for any parent, guardian, or other person responsible for the care of a minor to knowingly remove or cause or permit the removal of such minor from the Commonwealth for the purposes of performing such circumcision, excision, or infibulation. The bill also provides a civil cause of action for any person injured by such circumcision, excision, or infibulation. The bill provides that any of these offenses shall be a separate and distinct offense and shall not preclude prosecution under any other statute.

Full text:
01/06/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100724D  pdf | impact statement
01/16/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17104299D-S1  pdf | impact statements
01/31/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17104752D-S2  pdf | impact statement
02/20/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17105498D-H1  pdf | impact statement
03/07/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1060ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0667)  pdf

Status:
01/06/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100724D
01/06/17  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/17  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (12-Y 0-N)
01/16/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17104299D-S1
01/16/17  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
01/17/17  Senate: Incorporates SB1241 (Dunnavant)
01/31/17  Senate: Reported from Finance with substitute (16-Y 0-N)
01/31/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17104752D-S2
01/31/17  Senate: Incorporates SB1241 (Dunnavant)
02/01/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/17  Senate: Read second time
02/02/17  Senate: Committee substitute rejected 17104299D-S1
02/02/17  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/02/17  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 17104752D-S2
02/02/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1060S2
02/02/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/17  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/06/17  House: Read first time
02/06/17  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/17  House: Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
02/15/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (9-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  House: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17105498D-H1
02/20/17  House: Incorporates SB1241 (Dunnavant)
02/21/17  House: Read second time
02/22/17  House: Read third time
02/22/17  House: Committee substitute agreed to 17105498D-H1
02/22/17  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1060H1
02/22/17  House: Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/22/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/23/17  Senate: House substitute rejected by Senate (4-Y 36-N)
02/23/17  Senate: Reconsideration of House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/17  Senate: House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/17  Senate: Title replaced 17105498D-H1
03/07/17  Senate: Enrolled
03/07/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1060ER)
03/07/17  House: Signed by Speaker
03/10/17  Senate: Signed by President
03/13/17  Senate: Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/13/17
03/13/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/20/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 667 (effective 7/1/17)
03/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0667)