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Criminal Procedure - Victim Notification - Dissemination and National Standards

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lewis, J.


In the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Altering a definition of "disseminate" to exclude providing information to victims of crime or their representatives; and altering the purposes of certain provisions of law relating to the Criminal Justice Information System to include provision for the rights of victims and victims' representatives to receive information to the extent practicable in accordance with certain standards developed by the United States Department of Justice.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates J. Lewis, Moon, Sanchez, and Sydnor
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0180
Introduced in a prior session as: HB1525 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Data -see also- Census; Demographics
Information Technology, Department of
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
(10-201, 10-203)

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March 14, 2018 1:33 P.M.