H.B. No. 0098

Mandatory minimum sentence for sex abuse of a minor.


Sponsored By:     Representative(s) Millin, Buchanan, Edmonds, Gingery, Harvey, Illoway, Pedersen, Shepperson and Throne and Senator(s) Jennings and Sessions


AN ACT relating to crimes and offenses; establishing a mandatory minimum sentence for first degree sexual assault of a minor; and providing for an effective date.


1/5/2009    Bill Number Assigned

1/13/2009   H Received for Introduction

1/15/2009   H Introduced and Referred to H01

1/20/2009   H01 Recommended Do Pass



Ayes:  Representative(s) Bagby, Barbuto, Cannady, Gingery, Patton, Quarberg and Throne

Nays:  Representative(s) Mercer and Peasley

Ayes 7    Nays 2    Excused 0    Absent 0    Conflicts 0


1/20/2009   H Placed on General File



Page 1-line 14          Delete "fifteen (15)" insert "twenty-five (25)".  QUARBERG, MILLIN, PEDERSON


1/22/2009   H Passed CoW

1/23/2009   H Passed 2nd Reading

1/26/2009   H Failed 3rd Reading



Ayes:  Representative(s) Anderson, R., Barbuto, Buchanan, Byrd, Craft, Edmonds, Esquibel, K., Gingery, Harvey, Illoway, McKim, Millin, Pedersen, Petersen, Quarberg, Shepperson, Steward, Stubson, Teeters and Thompson.

Nays:  Representative(s) Bagby, Berger, Blake, Bonner, Brechtel, Brown, Cannady, Carson, Childers, Cohee, Connolly, Davison, Gilmore, Goggles, Hales, Hallinan, Hammons, Harshman, Jaggi, Jorgensen, Landon, Lockhart, Lubnau, Madden, McOmie, Mercer, Meyer, Miller, Moniz, Patton, Peasley, Philp, Roscoe, Semlek, Simpson, Throne, Wallis, Zwonitzer, Dn. and Zwonitzer, Dv.

Excused:  Representative(s) Diercks

Ayes 20    Nays 39    Excused 1    Absent 0    Conflicts 0