2016 Senate Bill 696

Mandate arson-caused burn injury reporting

Introduced in the Senate

Jan. 13, 2016

Introduced by Sen. Bert Johnson (D-2)

To require health care professionals or officials to report to local police when a person seeking treatment for burn injuries shows evidence that these resulted from committing arson.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary

Feb. 25, 2016

Reported without amendment

With the recommendation that the substitute (S-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.

March 10, 2016

Passed in the Senate 35 to 1 (details)

Received in the House

March 10, 2016

Referred to the Committee on Insurance