SB 47 Female genital mutilation; increases criminal penalty to Class 2 felony.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)

Female genital mutilation; criminal penalty. Increases from a Class 1 misdemeanor to a Class 2 felony the penalty for any person to knowingly circumcise, excise, or infibulate the labia major, labia minora, or clitoris of a minor; for any parent or guardian charged with the care of a minor to consent to such circumcision, excision, or infibulation; or for any parent or guardian charged with the care of a minor to knowingly remove or cause of permit the removal of such minor from the Commonwealth for the purposes of performing such circumcision, excision, or infibulation. The provisions of the bill are contingent upon funding in a general appropriation act.

Full text:
11/22/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100163D  pdf | impact statements
02/02/18  Senate: Printed as engrossed 18100163D-E  pdf | impact statement

Amendments:
Senate amendments

Status:
11/22/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100163D
11/22/17  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/22/18  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N)
01/22/18  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
01/31/18  Senate: Reported from Finance with amendment (16-Y 0-N)
02/01/18  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/18  Senate: Read second time
02/02/18  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/02/18  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
02/02/18  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB47E
02/02/18  Senate: Printed as engrossed 18100163D-E
02/05/18  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/08/18  House: Placed on Calendar
02/08/18  House: Read first time
02/08/18  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/18  House: Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
02/19/18  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/19/18  House: Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations