Proposed H.B. No. 5031
Session Year 2023
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE CASTLE DOCTRINE.

To fully adopt the "castle doctrine" by establishing a rebuttable presumption that if a homeowner believes it necessary to use deadly force to repel an intruder, then that belief is a reasonable belief.

Introduced by:
Rep. Craig C. Fishbein, 90th Dist.

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 1/4/2023Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

Co-sponsors of HB-5031

Rep. Mark W Anderson, 62nd Dist.

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