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2018 House Bill 6020: Revise laws passed in response to HIV

Public Act 537 of 2018

Introduced by Rep. Jon Hoadley (D) on May 16, 2018
To revise a law that makes it a felony for a person who knows that he or she has an HIV infection to have sex with another person without disclosing this. Under the bill this would be a misdemeanor, and only if done with the intention of infecting the other person.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Health Policy Committee on May 16, 2018
Reported in the House on December 4, 2018
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-5) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 96 to 13 in the House on December 6, 2018.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To revise a law that makes it a felony for a person who knows that he or she has an HIV infection to have sex with another person without disclosing this. Under the bill this would still be a felony, but only if done with the intention of infecting the other person .
Received in the Senate on December 11, 2018
Referred to the Senate Health Policy Committee on December 11, 2018
Reported in the Senate on December 12, 2018
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 35 to 3 in the Senate on December 19, 2018.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To repeal a law that makes it a crime for a person who knows that he or she has an HIV infection to have sex with another person without disclosing this. Under the bill this would be a felony only if done with the intention of infecting the other person, and a misdemeanor if done with "reckless regard".
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 27, 2018

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