2017 House Bill 4636

Senate Roll Call 271: 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.

38 Yeas / 0 Nays
Republican (27 Yeas / 0 Nays)
Democrat (11 Yeas / 0 Nays)