HB 1541-1_ Filed 04/05/2001, 09:29

COMMITTEE REPORT

MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Senate Committee on Health and Provider Services, to which was referred House Bill No. 1541, has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with the recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:

SOURCE: Page 1, line 1; (01)CR154101.1. -->     Page 1, between the enacting clause and line 1, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 25-1-9-3.5; (01)CR154101.1. -->     "SECTION 1. IC 25-1-9-3.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001]: Sec. 3.5. As used in this chapter, "sexual contact" means:
        (1) sexual intercourse (as defined in IC 35-41-1-26);
        (2) deviate sexual conduct (as defined in IC 35-41-1-9); or
        (3) any fondling or touching intended to arouse or satisfy the


sexual desires of either the individual performing the fondling or touching or the individual being fondled or touched.".
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to HB 1541 as printed February 2, 2001.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.

Committee Vote: Yeas 8, Nays 0.

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    Miller
Chairperson


CR154101/DI 98    2001