2009 Regular Session

HOUSE BILL 45

File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Sponsored By:
Delegate Kullen
Entitled:
Tattooing, Branding, and Body Piercing - Parental Consent

Synopsis:

Prohibiting the tattooing, branding, or body piercing of a minor without the consent of the minor's parent or legal guardian executed in a specified manner; providing that an individual who violates the Act is subject to civil penalties; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
10/30
Pre-filed
1/14
First Reading Judiciary
1/7
Hearing 1/20 at 1:00 p.m.
1/13
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 1/27 at 1:00 p.m.
2/16
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2/17
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Special Order 2/19 (Delegate Shank) Adopted
2/19
Floor Amendment (Delegate Bates)
Motion vote previous question (Delegate Vaughn) Adopted (101-39)
Special Order 2/20 (Delegate O'Donnell) Adopted
2/20
Floor Amendment (Delegate O'Donnell) Withdrawn
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
2/24
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
Senate Action
2/24
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
3/18
Hearing 3/31 at 1:00 p.m.

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Fines
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Penalties
Tattoos and Body Piercing

Bill affects the following Statute:

Criminal Law
( 10-112.1 )

Documents:

Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
House
Number: 243123/01     Offered on: February 24, 2009   at: 8:33 p.m.     Status: Withdrawn
Number: 252216/01     Offered on: February 17, 2009   at: 1:05 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 873327/03     Offered on: February 19, 2009   at: 10:26 a.m.     Status: Special Ordered
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
House
February 19, 2009: Motion vote previous question (Vaughn) Adopted (101-39)
February 19, 2009: Decision of the Chair Upheld (103-35)
February 24, 2009: Third Reading Passed (136-0)