Prohibiting a court from postponing a trial or hearing for a misdemeanor violation of the Maryland Vehicle Law for which the penalty is a fine not exceeding $500 if a law enforcement officer is a witness unless the law enforcement officer provides at least 1 week's advance notice of the officer's inability to attend and the court promptly notifies the person charged with the violation of the postponement.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
|Date Posted||Document Name|
|2/12/2016||Text - First - Courts - Law Enforcement Officer as Witness - Prohibition on Postponement for Inability to Appear|
|3/17/2016||Vote - House - Committee - Judiciary|
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