CS/SB 718: Gay and Transgender Panic Legal Defenses
Gay and Transgender Panic Legal Defenses; Citing this act as the “Gay and Transgender Panic Legal Defense Prohibition Act”; prohibiting individuals from using a nonviolent sexual advance or specified perceptions or beliefs about another individual as a defense to a criminal offense, to excuse or justify the conduct of the individual who commits a criminal offense, or to mitigate the severity of a criminal offense, etc.
Last Action: 4/30/2021 Senate - Died in Judiciary
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 88
• Introduced -SJ 88
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 03/30/21, 9:00 am, 110 Senate Building
• CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 6 NAYS 2 -SJ 343
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time -SJ 349
• Now in Judiciary
• Died in Judiciary
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