SB0270 (CH0363)

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2018 Regular Session



Courts – Evidence of Sexually Assaultive Behavior – Admissibility (Repeat Sexual Predator Prevention Act of 2018)

Sponsored by:

Senator Brochin


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 363

Synopsis:Providing that, in a prosecution for certain sexual offenses, evidence that the defendant committed sexually assaultive behavior before or after the offense for which the defendant is on trial may be admissible for certain reasons; requiring that the State file a motion of intent to introduce evidence of certain sexually assaultive behavior at least 90 days before the trial or at a later time under certain circumstances; requiring the State to provide a copy of a certain motion to the defendant; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Brochin, Cassilly, Conway, Guzzone, Kagan, Kelley, Klausmeier, Lee, Mathias, Muse, Norman, Ramirez, Ready, Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0301
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Sexual Offenses
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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May 15, 2018 3:41 P.M.