HB18-1408

HB18-1408 - Clarifying Rape From Sexual Assault At Sentencing

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning a requirement that the court make a finding of rape if it finds that an act of sexual intrusion or sexual penetration occurred.

At the sentencing hearing for a defendant convicted of a crime in which an element of the crime is an act of sexual intrusion or sexual penetration, the court shall make specific findings of fact regarding the act. If the court finds that an act of sexual intrusion or sexual penetration occurred, the court shall enter a finding of rape and shall state the finding on the record.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

 

House Committees

Latest update: April 24, 2018
04/24/2018 - House Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely
04/20/2018 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary