House, No. 859

Presented by: Representative James B. Leary

Petition of James B. Leary and others for legislation to protect children from persons offering to pay for sexual contact.

01/26/05 H Referred to the committee on The Judiciary
01/26/05 S Senate concurred
Public Hearing date Sep 21 pm at 1:00 in Room B-1
03/22/06 H Reprting date extended to Friday, June 30, 2006, pending concurrence -HJ 1310
04/04/06 S Extension order amended by striking out the date "Friday, June 30" and inserting in place thereof the date "Thursday, April 27" -SJ 1638
05/04/06 H House non-concurred in the Senate amendment -HJ 1614
05/08/06 S Senate receded from amendment and concurred in extension of Friday, June 30, 2006 -SJ 2896
07/06/06 H Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling -HJ 1853
07/12/06 H Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting for a second reading -HJ 1869
07/13/06 H Read second and ordered to a third reading -HJ 1913
07/27/06 H Rules suspended
07/27/06 H Read third (title changed)
07/27/06 H Amendment adopted
07/27/06 H Passed to be engrossed - 155 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See Yea and Nay in Supplement, No. 838) -HJ 2104
08/03/06 S Read; and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means -SJ 2896
11/02/06 S Committee recommended ought to pass
11/02/06 S Rules suspended
11/02/06 S Read second, ordered to a third reading, read third and passed to be engrossed -SJ 3009
11/06/06 H Enacted -HJ 2286
11/09/06 S Enacted and laid before the Governor -SJ 3016
11/16/06 G Signed by the Governor, Chapter 363 of the Acts of 2006

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