ND HB1254 | 2023-2024 | 68th Legislative Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 12-0)
Status: Passed on April 20 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-04-25 - Filed with Secretary Of State 04/21
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


AN ACT to create and enact chapter 12.1-36.1 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to the prohibition of certain practices against a minor; to provide a penalty; and to declare an emergency.

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The prohibition of certain practices against a minor; to provide a penalty; and to declare an emergency.


Roll Calls

2023-04-03 - Senate - Senate Second reading (Y: 37 N: 10 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-02-17 - House - House Second reading (Y: 66 N: 25 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2023-04-25HouseFiled with Secretary Of State 04/21
2023-04-20HouseSigned by Governor 04/19
2023-04-12HouseSent to Governor
2023-04-06HouseSigned by Speaker
2023-04-05SenateSigned by President
2023-04-03HouseReturned to House
2023-04-03SenateSecond reading, passed, yeas 37 nays 10, Emergency clause carried
2023-04-03SenateAmendment failed, placed on calendar
2023-04-03SenateReported back amended, without recommendation 6 0 0
2023-03-29SenateCommittee Hearing 09:00
2023-03-28SenateCommittee Hearing 11:30
2023-03-15SenateCommittee Hearing 02:30
2023-03-15SenateCommittee Hearing 09:45
2023-02-21SenateIntroduced, first reading, (emergency), referred to Human Services
2023-02-21SenateReceived from House
2023-02-17HouseSecond reading, passed, yeas 66 nays 25, Emergency clause carried
2023-02-17HouseAmendment adopted, placed on calendar
2023-02-16HouseReported back amended, do pass, amendment placed on calendar 12 2 0
2023-02-15HouseCommittee Hearing 10:45
2023-01-24HouseCommittee Hearing 02:30
2023-01-10HouseIntroduced, first reading, (emergency), referred to Human Services

North Dakota State Sources

Bill Comments