Raised H.B. No. 5140
Session Year 2016
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF THERAPY ANIMALS TO COMFORT CHILDREN TESTIFYING IN CERTAIN CRIMINAL PROSECUTIONS.

To allow the use of therapy animals to provide comfort to children who are testifying in a criminal prosecution of an offense involving the assault, sexual assault or abuse of a child twelve years of age or younger.

Introduced by:
Committee on Children

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/6/2016Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/6/2016No New File by Committee on Judiciary
 4/6/2016(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/6/2016(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/6/2016(JUD)Joint Favorable
 3/31/2016Referred by House to Committee on Judiciary
 3/22/2016(LCO)File Number 104
 3/22/2016House Calendar Number 98
 3/22/2016Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 3/22/2016(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/16/2016(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/21/16 5:00 PM
 3/8/2016(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/8/2016(KID)Joint Favorable
 2/11/2016Public Hearing 02/16
 2/10/2016Referred to Joint Committee on Children

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