HB1341 (2018) Detail

Relative to the definition of child abuse.


HB 1341 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2018 SESSION

18-2262

05/10

 

HOUSE BILL 1341

 

AN ACT relative to the definition of child abuse.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Testerman, Merr. 2

 

COMMITTEE: Children and Family Law

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill adds sexual reassignment to the definition of child abuse in RSA 169-C, the Child Protection Act.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

18-2262

05/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen

 

AN ACT relative to the definition of child abuse.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Definition of Abused Child; Sexual Reassignment Added.  Amend RSA 169-C:3, II(d) to read as follows:

(d)  Physically injured by other than accidental means; or

(e)  Subjected to drug treatments or surgery in an attempt to alter the sex of the child assigned at birth, except in rare cases of ambiguous genitalia.  For purposes of this subparagraph, ambiguous genitalia refers to a medical condition in which a child's gender at birth is in question because the genitals do not appear clearly male or female.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after passage.

Links

HB1341 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 30, 2018 House Hearing
Jan. 31, 2018 House Exec Session
Feb. 7, 2018 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB1341 Revision: 2113 Date: Nov. 6, 2017, 12:11 p.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2018 Introduced 01/03/2018 and referred to Children and Family Law HJ 1 P. 7
Jan. 30, 2018 Public Hearing: 01/30/2018 01:00 PM LOB 206
Jan. 31, 2018 Executive Session: 01/31/2018 LOB 206
Feb. 7, 2018 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 02/07/2018 (Vote 13-2; CC) HC 5 P. 5
Feb. 8, 2018 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 02/08/2018 HJ 3 P. 2