|HB 0637||Relating to the Crime of Abandoning Certain Persons|
|Sponsor:||LEGAN||Handling House Bill:|
|Last Action:||02/20/95 - Referred H Civil and Criminal Law Committee|
HB0637 Legan, Kenneth
P R E F I L E D
HB 637 -- Crimes of Abandonment
The bill changes the crime of abandonment of a child from a class D to a class B felony. The bill defines the crime of abandonment of a corpse and establishes it as a class D felony. The bill also defines the crime of abandonment of a person near death and makes it a class B felony.