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SB 718: Sexual Exploitation


Sexual Exploitation; Requires delivery of children alleged to be dependent and sexually exploited to short-term safe houses. Provides for a presumption that placement of a child alleged to have been sexually exploited in a safe house is necessary. Requires assessment of certain children for placement in a safe house. Requires districts of the Department of Children and Family Services to address child welfare service needs of sexually exploited children as a component of their master plans. Allows victim compensation for sexually exploited children, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2011
Last Action: 5/7/2011 Senate - Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
  2. Criminal Justice (CJ)
  3. Budget (BC)

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/31/2011 Senate • Filed
2/9/2011 Senate • Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Criminal Justice; Budget -SJ 58
3/8/2011 Senate • Introduced -SJ 58
5/7/2011 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs