SB 859 Makes a third assault offense, regardless of the degree, a class D felony
Sponsor: Schaefer
LR Number: 4477S.01I Fiscal Note: 4477-01N.ORG
Committee: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action: 2/4/2010 - Second Read and Referred S Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee Journal Page: S230
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2010

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SB 859 - Currently, a person who has committed the crime of assault in the third degree or domestic assault in the third degree more than two times is guilty of a Class D felony for any subsequent commission of such offenses. Under this act, a person who has committed the crime of assault or domestic assault, regardless of the degree of the offense, more than two times is guilty of a Class D felony for any subsequent commission of the crime of assault.

SUSAN HENDERSON MOORE