Battery against certain local social services workers; penalty. (SB867)

Introduced By

Sen. Ben Chafin (R-Lebanon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Battery; certain local social services workers; penalty. Provides that the penalty for battery of a child protective services worker or foster care worker employed by a local department of social services and engaged in his public duties shall include a term of confinement of 15 days in jail, two days of which is a mandatory minimum term of confinement. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102426D
01/07/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2015Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (12-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/15/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB867)