SB 10 Child abuse and neglect; false reports.
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Summary:
Child abuse and neglect. Provides that any person age 14 or older who makes a report which he knows to be false is guilty of a Class 4 misdemeanor, unless it is his second conviction in which case it is a Class 2 misdemeanor. The subject of the report may have the records purged upon presenting proof of a conviction. This bill is a recommendation of the House Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions' Special Subcommittee Studying the Death of Valerie Smelser and the Joint Subcommittee Studying the Child Protective Services System in the Commonwealth (HJR 502). This bill is identical to HB 37.

Full text:
01/10/96  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/10/96 962228760  pdf
03/15/96  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB10ER)  pdf
04/17/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0813)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/10/96  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/10/96 962228760
01/10/96  Senate: Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/19/96  Senate: Reported from R. & S. S. (15-Y 0-N)
01/22/96  Senate: Const. reading disp. (39-Y 0-N), passed by for the day
01/22/96  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (39-Y 0-N)
01/23/96  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
01/24/96  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/24/96  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (39-Y 0-N)
01/24/96  Senate: Communicated to House
01/25/96  House: Placed on Calendar
01/26/96  House: Read first time
01/26/96  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/96  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 3
02/23/96  House: Reported from C. J. with amendments (21-Y 1-N)
02/26/96  House: Read second time
02/27/96  House: Passed by for the day
02/28/96  House: Passed by for the day
02/29/96  House: Read third time
02/29/96  House: Committee amendments agreed to
02/29/96  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/29/96  House: Passed House with amendments (96-Y 0-N)
02/29/96  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N)
03/04/96  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
03/04/96  Senate: Passed by temporarily
03/04/96  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
03/04/96  Senate: House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/04/96  Senate: VOTE: CONCUR HOUSE AMENDMENTS (40-Y 0-N)
03/15/96  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB10ER)
03/20/96  Senate: Enrolled
03/21/96  Senate: Signed by President
03/22/96  House: Signed by Speaker
04/08/96  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 813 (effective 7/1/96)
04/17/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0813)