Record of Committee Proceedings

Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety

Assembly Bill 790

Relating to: elimination of a provision that excepts spiritual treatment of a child in the law criminalizing physical abuse of a child and in the laws governing the practice of medicine or surgery, the investigation of child abuse or neglect, the administration of psychotropic medication to juveniles in correctional custody, and the election of Christian Science treatment in lieu of medical or surgical treatment.

By Representatives Berceau, Pope, Sinicki, Sargent, C. Taylor and Subeck; cosponsored by Senator Johnson.

December 27, 2017     Referred to Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety

March 22, 2018           Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1


Erin Clark

Committee Clerk