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2014 House Bill 5653: Create new crime of assaulting pregnant woman
  1. Introduced by Rep. Amanda Price (R) on June 11, 2014, to make assault and battery against a pregnant women a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment up to 93 days and a $500 fine, with higher penalties (up to five years) for those with prior convictions.
    • Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on June 11, 2014.
      • Reported in the House on October 2, 2014, with the recommendation that the bill be referred to the Committee on Families, Children, and Seniors.
    • Referred to the House Families, Children, and Seniors Committee on October 2, 2014.

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