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2017 House Bill 4690: Extend statute of limitations for female genital mutilation crime

Public Act 79 of 2017

Introduced by Rep. Bronna Kahle (R) on May 31, 2017 To extend the statute of limitations for prosecutions related to female genital mutilation. A perpetrator could be indicted up to 10 years after the offense was committed, or the by victim's 21st birthday, whichever is later. See House Bills 4636 and 4637.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Law and Justice Committee on May 31, 2017
Reported in the House on June 6, 2017 Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 107 to 0 in the House on June 8, 2017.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
(same description)
To extend the statute of limitations for prosecutions related to female genital mutilation. A perpetrator could be indicted up to 10 years after the offense was committed, or the by victim's 21st birthday, whichever is later. See House Bills 4636 and 4637.
Received in the Senate on June 13, 2017
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on June 13, 2017
Reported in the Senate on June 15, 2017 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on June 15, 2017.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
(same description)
To extend the statute of limitations for prosecutions related to female genital mutilation. A perpetrator could be indicted up to 10 years after the offense was committed, or the by victim's 21st birthday, whichever is later. See House Bills 4636 and 4637.
Received in the House on June 15, 2017
Passed 107 to 0 in the House on June 20, 2017.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on July 11, 2017

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