HB4362 S JUD AMT #1 3-2

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The Committee on Judiciary moved to amend the bill by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:

Eng. House Bill 4362A Bill to amend the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, by adding thereto a new section, designated 61-8D-5a, relating to creating the offense of verbal abuse of a noncommunicative child; setting forth elements of the offense; establishing criminal penalties; and defining terms.