HB2459 would make eligible anyone 18 years old or older for manslaughter charges if they intentionally gave advice or encouragement to a minor that he or she should commit suicide when they had knowledge that the minor had intentions to commit suicide.
Bill Status: Awaiting Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing
02/18/21 Senate First Read
02/11/21 Passed House Third Read (59-0-1)
02/08/21 Passed House Rules Committee Hearing
02/03/21 Passed House Judiciary Committee Hearing (10-0)
01/28/21 House Second Read
01/27/21 House First Read
Introduced Version Here.
House Judiciary Amendment Here.
House Engrossed Version Here.