GASH, BRADLEY, HULTGREN, REITZ, MYERS,RICHARD,
RIGHTER, JONES,JOHN, BOST, SCHMITZ, LAWFER AND SOMMER.
CRIM CD-PIERCING MINORS BODY
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Creates the offense of
piercing the body of a minor. Provides that it is a Class C
misdemeanor for a person to pierce or offer to pierce the body of a
person under 18 years of age without written consent of the parent or
legal guardian of that person for purposes of making a hole in the
body to allow the insertion of an object for ornamentation of the
body. Provides that it is a Class C misdemeanor for a person under 18
years of age to misrepresent his or her age as 18 years of age or over
to receive body piercing. Provides for exceptions. Effective 30 days
after becoming law.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes language prohibiting offers to pierce the body of a per-
son under 18. Deletes language prohibiting a person under 18 from
misrepresenting his or her age to obtain body piercing.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0412
Last action date: 99-08-06
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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