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2014 Senate Bill 1021: Mandate certain hospital disclosures to sexual assault victims

Public Act 320 of 2014

  1. Introduced by Sen. Bert Johnson (D) on August 13, 2014, to mandate that hospitals must tell an individual alleged to have been the victim of criminal sexual conduct in the past five days about the provisions of a 2008 law that specifies the procedures the hospital must undertake to qualify for compensation by the state crime victims services commission for sexual assault medical forensic examination costs.
    • Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on August 13, 2014.
      • Reported in the Senate on September 11, 2014, with the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
  2. Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on September 23, 2014.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on September 23, 2014.
    • Referred to the House Criminal Justice Committee on September 23, 2014.
      • Reported in the House on October 2, 2014, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  4. Passed 107 to 0 in the House on October 2, 2014, to mandate that hospitals must tell an individual alleged to have been the victim of criminal sexual conduct in the past five days about the provisions of a 2008 law that specifies the procedures the hospital must undertake to qualify for compensation by the state crime victims services commission for sexual assault medical forensic examination costs.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on October 14, 2014.

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