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House Bill 1056


House Bill 1056

ARCHIVE (2000)

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL


Murder and reckless homicide. Provides that a person who kills another human being while committing or attempting to commit felony battery upon a child less than 14 years of age commits felony murder. Enhances the penalty for reckless homicide from a Class C felony to: (1) a Class B felony if the reckless conduct involves shaking a child at least two years of age but less than 14 years of age; and (2) a Class A felony if the reckless conduct involves shaking a child less than two years of age.
Current Status:
 In Committee - first House
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