CA AB282 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on January 18 2018 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-05-16 - Read second time and amended. Ordered to third reading.
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


An act to amend Section 401 of the Penal Code, relating to suicide.

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Aiding, advising, or encouraging suicide: exemption from prosecution.


Roll Calls

2018-05-15 - Senate - Do pass as amended (Y: 5 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-18 - Assembly - AB 282 JONES-SAWYER Assembly Third Reading (Y: 45 N: 17 NV: 15 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-09 - Assembly - Do pass (Y: 6 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-05-16SenateRead second time and amended. Ordered to third reading.
2018-05-15SenateFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended. (Ayes 5. Noes 2.) (May 15).
2018-03-15SenateFrom committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to committee. Read second time, amended, and re-referred to Com. on PUB. S.
2018-03-15SenateReferred to Com. on PUB. S.
2018-01-18SenateIn Senate. Read first time. To Com. on RLS. for assignment.
2018-01-18AssemblyRead third time. Passed. Ordered to the Senate. (Ayes 45. Noes 17. Page 3797.)
2018-01-10AssemblyRead second time. Ordered to third reading.
2018-01-09AssemblyFrom committee: Do pass. (Ayes 6. Noes 0.) (January 9).
2018-01-04AssemblyRe-referred to Com. on PUB. S.
2018-01-03AssemblyFrom committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on PUB. S. Read second time and amended.
2017-03-14AssemblyIn committee: Hearing postponed by committee.
2017-02-13AssemblyReferred to Com. on PUB. S.
2017-02-03AssemblyFrom printer. May be heard in committee March 5.
2017-02-02AssemblyRead first time. To print.

Code Citations

ChapterSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Penal Code13519.45New CodeSee Bill Text
Penal Code401Amended CodeCitation Text

California State Sources

Bill Comments