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2011 Senate Bill 596: Revise teacher-student sex ban provisions
Introduced by Sen. Roger Kahn (R) on September 7, 2011 To make it a crime for a teacher, school official, employee or volunteer to have sex with a student even if the student is not a minor and it is consensual. Under current law, this is illegal only if the student is under 18.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on September 7, 2011
Reported in the Senate on October 19, 2011 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on November 1, 2011
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on November 1, 2011
Amendment offered by Sen. Rick Jones (R) on March 20, 2012 To establish that if passed the bill will go into effect on July 1, 2012.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on March 20, 2012
Passed 36 to 2 in the Senate on March 20, 2012 (same description)
To make it a crime for a teacher, school official, employee or volunteer to have sex with a student even if the student is not a minor and it is consensual. Under current law, this is illegal only if the student is under 18.
Received in the House on March 20, 2012
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on March 20, 2012
Reported in the House on December 6, 2012 With the recommendation that the amendment be adopted and that the bill then pass.

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