Bill Status of HB5580 101st General Assembly
Short Description: CRIM PRO-CHILD TESTIMONY
Rep. Mary Edly-Allen - Marcus C. Evans, Jr. - Jim Durkin - John M. Cabello, Kelly M. Cassidy, Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer, Michael J. Zalewski, Tony McCombie, Lindsay Parkhurst, Patrick Windhorst and Terra Costa Howard
| 1/13/2021||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Provides that in a prosecution of any violent crime as defined in the Rights of Crime Victims and Witnesses Act, the court may set any conditions it finds just and appropriate on the taking of testimony of a victim who is a child under the age of 18 years or a moderately, severely, or profoundly intellectually disabled person or a person affected by a developmental disability, involving the use of a facility dog in any proceeding involving that offense.