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Original
Chamber
1st
Reading
Referral
to Cmte
2nd
Reading
3rd
Reading
Opposite
Chamber
1st
Reading
Referral
to Cmte
2nd
Reading
3rd
Reading
Review in
Original Chamber
Passed Both
Chambers
Conf. Cmte
(if necessary)
To Governor
Title
Civil Action - Offense Against Vulnerable or Elderly Adult
Sponsored by
Delegates Stein, Barkley, Barve, Beidle, Carey, Frick, Frush, Healey, Hill, C. Howard, Jones, Krimm, Lam, McComas, McDonough, Morhaim, Pena-Melnyk, Sophocleus, Sydnor, West, Wilkins, K. Young, and P. Young
Status
In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Analysis
Fiscal and Policy Note
Synopsis
Authorizing a victim of a certain offense to bring a civil action for treble damages against a certain person; establishing that a certain criminal conviction is not a prerequisite for maintenance of an action under the Act; providing for the recovery of reasonable attorney's fees and court costs in an action brought under the Act; and applying the Act prospectively.
Committees
Original:
Judiciary  
Details
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0495 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
History
Legislation History
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
2/05/2018
Legislative Date
2/05/2018
Action
First Reading Judiciary
Proceedings
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
2/05/2018
Legislative Date
2/05/2018
Action
Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
Proceedings
Chamber
Calendar Date
Legislative Date
Action
Text - First - Civil Action - Offense Against Vulnerable or Elderly Adult
Proceedings
Chamber
Calendar Date
Legislative Date
Action
Vote - House - Committee - Judiciary
Proceedings
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
3/05/2018
Legislative Date
3/05/2018
Action
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
House 2/05/2018 2/05/2018 First Reading Judiciary
House 2/05/2018 2/05/2018 Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
Text - First - Civil Action - Offense Against Vulnerable or Elderly Adult
Vote - House - Committee - Judiciary
House 3/05/2018 3/05/2018 Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
File Code
Subjects
Statutes
(   8-801 )
Last Updated: 2/3/2020 2:31 PM