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2013 Senate Bill 586: Human trafficking crime package
  1. Introduced by Sen. Tory Rocca (R) on October 3, 2013, to authorize diverting individuals under age 18 arrested for violating prostitution laws into probate (family) court supervision rather than criminal court prosecution, which could place the minor in foster care depending on circumstances specified in the bill.
    • Referred to the Senate Families, Seniors & Human Services Committee on October 3, 2013.
      • Reported in the Senate on February 4, 2014, with the recommendation that the substitute (S-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
    • Substitute offered in the Senate on February 13, 2014. The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on February 13, 2014.
  2. Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on February 18, 2014.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on February 18, 2014.
    • Referred to the House Criminal Justice Committee on February 18, 2014.