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Criminal Procedure - Victims and Witnesses - Out of Court Statement of Child Victim

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Delegate Atterbeary


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Expanding a certain evidentiary rule to render admissible a certain statement made by a certain child victim to a certain adult describing a certain offense.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Atterbeary and Wilson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0781
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0483 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Recordings -see also- Video
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure

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February 3, 2018 5:44 A.M.