SB 116

Sponsor
Session
Regular Session 2018
Title
Crimes and offenses, Rape 1st degree, parental rights of defendant of child, terminated, Sec. 13A-6-61 am'd.
Description

This bill would terminate the parental rights of a person who is convicted of rape in the first degree and has a child as a result of the rape

To amend Section 13A-6-61, Code of Alabama 1975, relating to first degree rape; to terminate the parental rights of a person who is convicted of rape in the first degree and has a child as a result of the rape.

Subjects
Crimes and Offenses
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This bill would terminate the parental rights of a person who is convicted of rape in the first degree and has a child as a result of the rape

To amend Section 13A-6-61, Code of Alabama 1975, relating to first degree rape; to terminate the parental rights of a person who is convicted of rape in the first degree and has a child as a result of the rape.

Section 1

Section 13A-6-61, Code of Alabama 1975, is amended to read as follows:

§13A-6-61.

(a) A person commits the crime of rape in the first degree if:

(1) He or she engages in sexual intercourse with a member of the opposite sex by forcible compulsion; or

(2) He or she engages in sexual intercourse with a member of the opposite sex who is incapable of consent by reason of being physically helpless or mentally incapacitated; or

(3) He or she, being 16 years or older, engages in sexual intercourse with a member of the opposite sex who is less than 12 years old.

(b) Rape in the first degree is a Class A felony.

(c) If a person is convicted of rape in the first degree pursuant to this section and a child is born as a result of the rape, the defendant shall have his or her parental rights to the child terminated pursuant to Article of Chapter 15 of Title 12."

Section 2

This act shall become effective on the first day of the third month following its passage and approval by the Governor, or its otherwise becoming law.

No articles found.
Action Date Chamber Action
February 22, 2018HJudiciary first Substitute Offered
February 22, 2018HPending third reading on day 15 Favorable from Judiciary with 1 substitute
February 22, 2018HRead for the second time and placed on the calendar with 1 substitute and
January 23, 2018HRead for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Judiciary
January 23, 2018SMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 60
January 23, 2018SThird Reading Passed
January 11, 2018SRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
January 9, 2018SRead for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Judiciary
2018-01-23
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed