Calif. lawmakers get ready to introduce Caylee's Law

SACRAMENTO, Calif.

Assemblymember Holly Mitchell (D-Culver City) is the author of AB 1432, dubbed Caylee's Law.

The California bill will also make it a felony not to report a child's death within two hours.

The legislation was sparked by the recent Florida murder trial, during which it was revealed that Caylee's mother /*Casey Anthony*/ failed to report her daughter missing for one month after her disappearance. In a controversial verdict, Anthony was acquitted on murder charges.

There are now 17 states with pending Caylee laws.

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