Enrolled Senate Bill (S)
Authored by: Sen. Timothy Lanane, Sen. Patricia Miller
Co-Authors: Sen. Ed Charbonneau, Sen. Lonnie Randolph
Sponsors: Rep. Edward Clere
  • Sen. Timothy Lanane
    Sen. Timothy Lanane

    Author

  • Sen. Patricia Miller
    Sen. Patricia Miller

    Author

  • Sen. Ed Charbonneau
    Sen. Ed Charbonneau

    Co-Author

  • Sen. Lonnie Randolph
    Sen. Lonnie Randolph

    Co-Author

  • Rep. Edward Clere
    Rep. Edward Clere

    Sponsor

  • Rep. Linda Lawson
    Rep. Linda Lawson

    Co-Sponsor

  • Rep. Terri Jo Austin
    Rep. Terri Jo Austin

    Co-Sponsor

  • Sen. Patricia Miller
    Sen. Patricia Miller

    Conferee

  • Sen. Timothy Lanane
    Sen. Timothy Lanane

    Conferee

  • Rep. Edward Clere
    Rep. Edward Clere

    Conferee

  • Rep. Linda Lawson
    Rep. Linda Lawson

    Conferee

  • Sen. Ed Charbonneau
    Sen. Ed Charbonneau

    Advisor

  • Sen. Jean Breaux
    Sen. Jean Breaux

    Advisor

  • Rep. Jud McMillin
    Rep. Jud McMillin

    Advisor

  • Rep. Ronald Bacon
    Rep. Ronald Bacon

    Advisor

  • Rep. Terri Jo Austin
    Rep. Terri Jo Austin

    Advisor

DIGEST

Implied consent for forensic examination. Repeals and relocates certain definitions relating to the provision of forensic medical examinations. Defines "sexual assault examination kit", and requires: (1) the state police department to develop and distribute a standard sexual assault examination kit; and (2) health care providers conducting forensic medical examinations of suspected victims of sex crimes to use the sexual assault examination kit if practicable. Provides that a health care provider may conduct a forensic medical examination of an unconscious person who is suspected to be the victim of a sex crime without the consent of the victim or other authorized individuals under certain circumstances. Provides ... the health care provider with immunity in conducting the examination.