HB 2559

83(R) - 2013
Criminal Justice

Vote Recommendation

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Senfronia Thompson

Bill Caption

Relating to the rights of certain victims of sexual assault.

Fiscal Notes

No significant fiscal implication is anticipated on the State or local governments.

Bill Analysis

Summary: HB 2559 grants new rights to victims of sexual assaults such as the right to disclose information and the right to be notified of certain case developments.

Analysis: HB 2559 promotes individual liberty by adding to the rights of a victim of sexual assault. We recommend voting YES on HB 2559.