IN SB0026 | 2010 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 5 2010 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2010-01-28 - Pursuant to Senate Rule 65(b), reassigned to Appropriations.
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Makes child solicitation committed by a person at least 21 years of age against a child under 14 years of age a Class C felony if the person performs an overt act demonstrating an intent to physically meet the child. Enhances the penalty to a Class B felony if it is committed by means of a computer network, and to a Class A felony if it is committed by means of a computer network by a person who has a prior conviction for child solicitation by means of a computer network. Increases the criminal costs fee by $0.50. (The introduced version of this bill was prepared by the sentencing policy study committee.)

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Child solicitation.



2010-01-28 Pursuant to Senate Rule 65(b), reassigned to Appropriations.
2010-01-28 Committee report: amend do pass, adopted
2010-01-11 Senator Taylor added as coauthor
2010-01-05 First reading: referred to Committee on Corrections, Criminal, and Civil Matters
2010-01-05 Authored by Senator Head

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