Status in the House for the 90th Legislature (2017 - 2018)
Use of force in defense of home and person law clarified, self-defense and defense of home laws codified and extended, duty to retreat in self-defense outside of home eliminated, boundaries of dwelling for purposes of self-defense expanded, presumption in the case of a person entering a dwelling or occupied vehicle by stealth or force created, and right to defend against entry extended.
Authors added Scott, Pugh, Gruenhagen, and Erickson.
Authors added Bahr, C.; Miller; Franson; Dettmer; Daniels; and Loonan.
Author added Grossell.
Committee report, to adopt as amended
Author added Backer.
Committee report, to adopt
Joint rule 2.03 waived
Author added Poston.