Rep. Tim Miller sits on the public safety and corrections committee and he has followed the issue of sentencing guidelines for cases involving sexual assault, particularly of minors, for a long time. He has a personal story to tell when he explains why he has chosen to focus on this difficult topic. He told it in committee this year when a bill on sentencing reforms was heard.
The taskforce law passed last session and this week Rep. Miller and other legislators spoke to the task force this week as it began to work. You can read the press release here.