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False Imprisonment Of A Minor

Concerning false imprisonment of a minor, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.
2018 Regular Session
Children & Domestic Matters
Crimes, Corrections, & Enforcement

The bill states that a person commits class 5 felony false imprisonment if he or she confines or detains another person less than 18 years of age by means of tying, locking, caging, chaining, or otherwise restricting that person's freedom of movement by any instrumentality for an unreasonable amount of time under the circumstances.

The bill states that the statutory privilege between a patient and a physician or between an individual and his or her spouse is not available for the purpose of excluding or refusing testimony in any prosecution for false imprisonment.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)


Under Consideration

Bill Text


Sponsor Type Legislators
Prime Sponsor

Sen. B. Gardner



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