RI S3014 | 2018 | Regular Session

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Passed on July 2 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-07-02 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Restricts the use of a victim's gender or sexual orientation as a defense by any defendant claiming provocation, diminished capacity or self-defense and prohibits the court from allowing such information into evidence.

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Roll Calls

2018-06-23 - House - Passage in concurrence (Y: 49 N: 1 NV: 25 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-06-23 - Senate - Passage (Y: 27 N: 0 NV: 10 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2018-07-02SenateSigned by Governor
2018-07-02SenateTransmitted to Governor
2018-06-23HouseHouse passed in concurrence
2018-06-23HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/23/2018)
2018-06-23SenateSenate read and passed
2018-06-23SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/23/2018)

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