2017 House Bill 4636

House Roll Call 187: Passed

To make it a crime subject to 15 years in prison to perform a clitoridectomy, infibulation, or other female genital mutilation on a girl age 17 or younger. Claims that the procedure is required by custom or ritual would be explicitly excluded as a defense to prosecution.

105 Yeas / 2 Nays
Republican (62 Yeas / 1 Nay)
Democrat (43 Yeas / 1 Nay)
Excused or Not Voting (1)