Act 221, SB226 SD2 HD1, 07/09/2015

Posted on Jul 10, 2015 in 2015 Acts

RELATING TO ABUSE OF FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD MEMBER.

Adds the definition of “business day” to the offense of abuse of a family or household member. Repeals the 48-hour no contact provision and specifies that the period of separation a police officer orders for the person whom the police officer reasonably believes to have inflicted the abuse of a family or household member commences when the order is issued and expires at 6:00 p.m. on the second business day following the day the order was issued. (SB226 SD2 HD1)