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House Bill 1660


House Bill 1660

ARCHIVE (2003)

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DIGEST OF HB1660 (Updated April 15, 2003 3:18 PM - DI 84)


Abuse of an endangered adult. Removes the requirement that the state department of health must request assistance before the division of disability, aging, and rehabilitative services or adult protective services may investigate a report of an endangered adult residing in a health facility. Provides that an endangered adult is not a an adult who is an alcoholic or a drug abuser. Makes battery that results in serious bodily injury to an endangered adult a Class C felony. Makes battery that results in death to an endangered adult a Class B felony. Makes failing to report an abused endangered adult a Class B misdemeanor instead of a Class A infraction. Corrects code cite references.
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