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HF 658

Status in the House for the 93rd Legislature (2023 - 2024)


Law on use of force in defense of home and person clarified, self-defense and defense of home laws codified and extended, common law duty to retreat outside the home eliminated, boundaries of dwelling expanded, presumption created, and rights available to a person in that person's dwelling extended to others defending against forced entry.

Authors (4)



Introduction and first reading, referred to Public Safety Finance and Policy
pg. 267 Intro
Author added Burkel
pg. 325