- Criminal Procedure - Victims and Victims' Representatives - Plea Agreements (The Victim Empowerment in Plea Deals Act of 2020)
- Sponsored by
- Delegates Cox, Adams, Arentz, Arikan, Beitzel, Boteler, Buckel, Chisholm, Ciliberti, Clark, Corderman, M. Fisher, Ghrist, Grammer, Griffith, Hornberger, Jacobs, Kipke, Kittleman, Krebs, Long, Mangione, Mautz, McComas, McKay, Metzgar, Morgan, Otto, Parrott, Reilly, Saab, Shoemaker, Szeliga, and Wivell
- In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
Requiring the Maryland State's Attorney's Association to develop and distribute to each State's Attorney's Office in the State a certain certification form; requiring a prosecuting attorney to request that a victim or victim's representative certify that the victim or victim's representative has received a certain notice of the terms of any plea agreement; requiring a prosecuting attorney to retain a copy of the certification as part of the prosecuting attorney's case file; etc.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2020
Last Updated: 3/6/2020 8:41 AM