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2019 House Bill 5054: Revise domestic violence victim notification details

Public Act 274 of 2020

Introduced by Rep. Diana Farrington R-Sterling Heights on October 8, 2019
To revise a 2014 law that requires police investigating a sexual assault case to notify the victim (or a person the victim designates) of the status of all evidence collected if requested, so as to specify that if the victim is in a proposed address confidentiality program then the information would be sent to the confidential address created by that program, if that becomes law. See also Senate Bill 70.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on October 8, 2019
Reported in the House on February 11, 2020
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Received in the Senate on February 26, 2020
Referred to the Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee on February 26, 2020
Reported in the Senate on September 23, 2020
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Signed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on December 29, 2020