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2013 House Bill 4719: Ban unreasonable unattendedness of children
  1. Introduced by Rep. Sean McCann (D) on May 14, 2013, to revise a 2008 law that made it a crime to leave a child unattended in a vehicle for a period of time that a reasonable person would determine poses a risk of harm or injury. The bill would apply the same reasonableness standard and penalties to leaving a child in any location.
    • Referred to the House Criminal Justice Committee on May 14, 2013.

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