An Act Regarding Court Orders for Completion of a Batterers' Intervention Program in Domestic Violence Cases
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:
Sec. 1. 17-A MRSA §1151, sub-§7, as enacted by PL 1975, c. 499, §1, is amended to read:
Sec. 2. 17-A MRSA §1151, sub-§8, ¶B, as amended by PL 2005, c. 551, §1, is further amended to read:
B. The selection by the defendant of the person against whom the crime was committed or of the property that was damaged or otherwise affected by the crime because of the race, color, religion, sex, ancestry, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation or homelessness of that person or of the owner or occupant of that property . ; and
Sec. 3. 17-A MRSA §1151, sub-§9 is enacted to read:
Sec. 4. 17-A MRSA §1204, sub-§6 is enacted to read:
Effective 90 days following adjournment of the 128th Legislature, First Regular Session, unless otherwise indicated.