Rep. Brown’s legislation to protect minors from sexual predators passes House committee

Springfield… Legislation sponsored by State Representative Adam Brown to protect minors from sexual predators advanced to the House floor Thursday.

“This legislation was brought to me by a victim’s father whose minor daughter was dating a sex offender against the family’s wishes, check ” Brown said. “The girl was coerced by the older sex offender into joining him in multiple ‘drives’ in his vehicle.”

“The vehicle did not enter areas near parks or schools where sex offenders are already prohibited from being. Therefore, viagra 60mg law enforcement’s hands were tied because the victim’s relationship with the offender could not be proven to be sexual in nature, dosage ” added Brown.

House Bill 4005 would make it a crime for a child sex offender to knowingly transport a non-familial minor without the consent of the minor’s parent or guardian. HB 4005 passed out of the House Judiciary II – Criminal Law Committee on a vote of 5-2.

“This is a common-sense proposal to protect minors from sexual predators,” Brown said. “I appreciate the Committee’s support and I look forward to passing this legislation out of the House.”