SB 293-1_ Filed 02/21/2002, 10:41
Adopted 02/21/2002


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COMMITTEE REPORT


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MR. SPEAKER:
    Your Committee on       Human Affairs     , to which was referred       Senate Bill 293     , has had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

SOURCE: Page 3, line 19; (02)AM029303.3. -->     Page 3, line 19, delete "waste," and insert " waste".
    Page 3, between lines 39 and 40, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " (c) A person who recklessly, knowingly, or intentionally places human:
        (1)
blood;
        (2) body fluid; or
        (3) fecal waste;
in a location with the intent that another person will ingest the blood, body fluid, or fecal waste,
commits malicious mischief with food, a Class A misdemeanor.
     (d) An offense described in subsection (c) is:
        (1) a Class D felony if the person knew or recklessly failed to know that the blood, body fluid, or fecal waste was infected with:
            (A) hepatitis B;
            (B) HIV; or
            (C) tuberculosis;
        (2) a Class C felony if:
            (A) the person knew or recklessly failed to know that the blood, body fluid, or fecal waste was infected with hepatitis B and the offense results in the transmission of hepatitis B to the other person; or
            (B) the person knew or recklessly failed to know that the blood, body fluid, or fecal waste was infected with tuberculosis and the offense results in the transmission of tuberculosis to the other person; and
        (3) a Class B felony if:
            (A) the person knew or recklessly failed to know that the blood, body fluid, or fecal waste was infected with HIV; and
            (B) the offense results in the transmission of HIV to the other person.
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    (Reference is to SB 293 printed February 1, 2002.)

and when so amended that said bill do pass.

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Representative Summers


AM029303/DI 107    2002