Raised S.B. No. 444
Session Year 2016


AN ACT CONCERNING PENALTIES FOR FAMILY VIOLENCE CRIMES THAT A CHILD WITNESSES AND ESTABLISHING A WORKING GROUP CONCERNING INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS RELATED TO VICTIMS OF FAMILY VIOLENCE.

To increase penalties for individuals who commit acts of family violence in the presence of a minor child and to establish a working group to evaluate and make recommendations for improved methods for sharing information while maintaining appropriate victim confidentiality.