House Bill #7599 (2020)
AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- SEXUAL ASSAULT
Increases the age of children able to utilize a recorded forensic interview for cases of sexual abuse in grand jury testimony -- child assault from age fourteen (14) to age eighteen (18).
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2020-02-13: Introduced, referred to House Judiciary
2020-02-28: Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/03/2020)
2020-03-03: Committee recommended measure be held for further study
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