RI H5896 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)
Status: Introduced on March 1 2023 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2023-03-09 - Withdrawn at sponsor's request
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Defines coercion so as to include sexual assault by a member of law enforcement who has the victim under arrest, in custody or detained or by any person who has supervisory authority over the victim’s parole, probation or home confinement.

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Sexual Assault



2023-03-09HouseWithdrawn at sponsor's request
2023-03-01HouseIntroduced, referred to House Judiciary

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