Bill Status of HB0036 95th General Assembly
Short Description: CRIMINAL-DOMESTIC PROP DAMAGE
Rep. Tom Cross - Patricia Reid Lindner - Ed Sullivan, Jr. - Sandra M. Pihos
| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Creates the offense of domestic damage to property when a person knowingly or intentionally causes damage to a family or household member's personal property or commonly owned property while in the immediate presence of that family or household member so as to deliberately and intentionally intimidate or threaten that family or household member. Requires a peace officer to arrest the offender upon the establishment of probable cause. Makes the offense a Class A misdemeanor.