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2014 Senate Bill 925: Criminalize posting revealing images to harass or intimidate
  1. Introduced by Sen. Rick Jones (R) on May 1, 2014, to place in statute misdemeanor penalties proposed by Senate Bill 924 for posting on the internet any sexually explicit photograph, drawing, or other image of another person with the intent to frighten, intimidate, or harass, subject to a penalty of 93 days imprisonment and a $500 fine.
    • Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on May 1, 2014.
      • Reported in the Senate on May 8, 2014, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
    • Amendment offered in the Senate on June 3, 2014, to revise the proposed jail penalty from 90 to 93 days, which means it would go on a person's permanent record. The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on June 3, 2014.
  2. Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on June 4, 2014, to place in statute misdemeanor penalties proposed by Senate Bill 924 for posting on the internet any sexually explicit photograph, drawing, or other image of another person with the intent to frighten, intimidate, or harass.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on June 4, 2014.
    • Referred to the House Criminal Justice Committee on June 4, 2014.

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