COMMITTEE REPORT




MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Senate Committee on Judiciary, to which was referred House Bill No. 1298, 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 2, line 10; (02)AM129801.2. -->     Page 2, line 10, delete "The" and insert " Notwithstanding any other law, the".
    Page 2, line 11, after "(b)" insert " , whether received from a licensee or another reliable source,".
    Page 2, line 12, after "a" insert " prospective".
    Page 2, between lines 14 and 15, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " (d) The notification requirements of subsection (c) apply to a foster child who has:
        (1) engaged in sexual contact (as defined in IC 25-1-9-3.5);
        (2) been charged with or adjudicated as having committed an act that would be a crime under IC 35-42-4 if committed by an adult; or

        (3) been charged with or convicted of an offense under IC 35-42-4.
".
    Page 2, delete lines 15 through 16.
    (Reference is to HB 1298 as printed January 31, 2002.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass .

Committee Vote: Yeas 8, Nays 0.

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Senator Bray, Chairperson


AM 129801/DI 105    2002