Legislation watch
Mackinac Center for Public Policy
Capitol Building

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