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Erin Merryn intends to lobby legislators in all 50 states and the District of Columbia until they all pass Erin’s Law.

The following states have now passed Erin’s Law in the month and year listed:

  1. Illinois – February 2011
  2. Missouri – July 2011
  3. Indiana – April 2012
  4. Maine – May 2012
  5. Michigan – January 2013
  6. Arkansas – April 2013
  7. Mississippi – April 2013
  8. Nevada – May 2013
  9. New Mexico – February 2014
  10. Utah – March 2014
  11. Tennessee – March 2014
  12. New Hampshire – April 2014
  13. Pennsylvania – April 2014
  14. Connecticut – May 2014
  15. Louisiana – June 2014
  16. South Carolina – June 2014
  17. Rhode Island – June 2014
  18. California – August 2014
  19. West Virginia – March 2015
  20. Oklahoma – April 2015
  21. Colorado – May 2015
  22. Oregon – June 2015
  23. Alabama – June 2015
  24. Alaska – June 2015
  25. Texas passed a similar Jenna’s Law in 2009
  26. Vermont passed a similar law

It has been introduced and is now pending in these additional states, with more to come:

  1. Massachusetts
  2. Delaware
  3. New York
  4. New Jersey
  5. Maryland
  6. North Carolina
  7. Georgia
  8. Florida
  9. Ohio
  10. Kentucky
  11. Iowa
  12. Kansas
  13. Minnesota
  14. Nebraska
  15. South Dakota
  16. Washington
  17. Hawaii

Only seven states must still introduce Erin’s Law:

  1. Arizona
  2. Idaho
  3. Montana
  4. North Dakota
  5. Virginia
  6. Wyoming
  7. Wisconsin