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House committees hold hearings on three Mosbrucker bills

 

February 5, 2020



Public hearings were held Monday afternoon in three separate committees on three bills authored by 14th District Rep. Gina Mosbrucker.

House Bill 2792, also known as “Cody's Law,” is being considered by the House Public Safety Committee. Named after 26-year-old Cody Turner, who has been missing from his Yakima home since July 2015, the measure would require law enforcement, county coroners/medical examiners in the state to submit a missing persons case and, if possible, DNA samples to the U.S. Department of Justice's National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs) within 60 days of the report.

“There are more than 1,900 missing persons cases and 172 unidentified remains in...



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