February 24, 2006





ENGROSSED

HOUSE BILL No. 1024

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DIGEST OF HB 1024 (Updated February 21, 2006 3:20 pm - DI 106)



Citations Affected: IC 35-42; noncode.

Synopsis: Criminal confinement. Makes criminal confinement a Class C felony if: (1) it is committed by using a vehicle; or (2) it results in bodily injury to a person other than the confining or removing person.

Effective: July 1, 2006.





Smith J, Thomas
(SENATE SPONSOR _ DROZDA)




    January 4, 2006, read first time and referred to Committee on Courts and Criminal Code.
    January 19, 2006, amended, reported _ Do Pass.
    January 25, 2006, read second time, ordered engrossed.
    January 26, 2006, engrossed. Read third time, passed. Yeas 95, nays 0.

SENATE ACTION

    February 1, 2006, read first time and referred to Committee on Corrections, Criminal, and Civil Matters.
    February 23, 2006, amended, reported favorably _ Do Pass.






February 24, 2006

Second Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2006)


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ENGROSSED

HOUSE BILL No. 1024



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning criminal law and procedure.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 35-42-3-3; (06)EH1024.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 35-42-3-3 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2006]: Sec. 3. (a) A person who knowingly or intentionally:
        (1) confines another person without the other person's consent; or
        (2) removes another person, by fraud, enticement, force, or threat of force, from one (1) place to another;
commits criminal confinement. Except as provided in subsection (b), the offense of criminal confinement is a Class D felony.
    (b) The offense of criminal confinement defined in subsection (a) is:
        (1) a Class C felony if:
             (A) the person confined or removed is less than fourteen (14) years of age and is not the confining or removing person's child;
            (B) it is committed by using a vehicle;
and or
             (C) it results in bodily injury to a person other than the confining or removing person; and
        (2) a Class B felony if it:
            (A) is committed while armed with a deadly weapon;
            (B) results in serious bodily injury to a person other than the confining or removing person; or
            (C) is committed on an aircraft.
SOURCE: ; (06)EH1024.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2006] IC 35-42-3-3, as amended by this act, applies only to crimes committed after June 30, 2006.