HB0098 (CH0533)

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2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Law - Participation in Court Proceedings - Retaliation

Sponsored by:

Delegate Wilson, B.

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 533


Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from retaliating against a juror or an officer of the court for any reason relating to the performance of official duties in a pending or completed case in a State or federal court; prohibiting a person from soliciting another to retaliate against a juror or an officer of the court for any reason relating to the performance of official duties in a pending or completed case in a State or federal court; applying specified penalties for a violation of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates B. Wilson, Sydnor, Barron, and Moon
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0156
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Juries -see also- Grand Juries
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Solicitation
Trials
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
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May 24, 2016 3:32 P.M.