SB0769 (CH0365)

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2018 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Sextortion and Revenge Porn

Sponsored by:

Senator Zirkin


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 365

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from causing another to engage in certain sexual activity or in the production of a certain visual representation or performance by making certain threats; prohibiting a person from knowingly distributing a certain visual representation; establishing and applying certain penalties for violation of the Act; authorizing a sentence imposed under the Act to be separate from and consecutive to or concurrent with a sentence for any other crime based on the action establishing a violation of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Zirkin
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Attorneys
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Mental and Behavioral Health
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Pornography -see also- Nudity and Sexual Displays; Obscenity
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Sexual Offenses
Threats -see also- Harrassment; Violence
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(3-809, 3-709)

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May 15, 2018 3:41 P.M.