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2018 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Assault on an Elder Adult - Penalties

Sponsored by:

Delegate Howard, S.


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from committing first-degree assault or second-degree assault against a certain elder adult; establishing penalties for a violation of the Act; prohibiting a court from suspending a certain mandatory minimum sentence; providing that a certain person is not eligible for parole during a certain mandatory minimum sentence, with a certain exception; applying the Act prospectively; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates S. Howard, Arentz, Aumann, Buckel, Carey, Clark, Frush, Ghrist, Rose, Saab, Shoemaker, Simonaire, and Sophocleus
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Assault
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Elderly Persons -see also- Vulnerable Adults
Parole and Probation
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(3-202, 3-203)

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March 15, 2018 11:58 A.M.