Category: Social Issues
HB 696 (2019)
House/Senate Bill: House
Description: Establishes a process enabling vulnerable adults, such as an elderly person unable to manage home affairs in his or her best interest, to seek protective orders due to abuse, exploitation, and neglect. The bill would allow a judge to order someone to surrender firearms if the judge finds it is necessary to protect the vulnerable adult.
Bill Sponsor: Robert "Renny" Cushing
Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information
Next Hearing Date: Tue, 05/07/2019
Next Voting Date: Thu, 04/04/2019