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2018 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Sextortion and Revenge Porn

Sponsored by:

Senator Zirkin


In the House - Hearing 3/27 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from causing another to engage in certain sexual activity by making certain threats; prohibiting a person from causing another to engage as the subject in the production of a certain visual representation or performance by making certain threats; repealing a provision of law prohibiting a person from intentionally causing serious emotional distress to another by intentionally placing on the Internet a certain reproduction of the image of the other under certain circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Zirkin
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee HearingJudiciary
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Pornography -see also- Nudity and Sexual Displays; Obscenity
Sexual Offenses
Threats -see also- Harrassment; Violence
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(3-809, 3-709)

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March 14, 2018 3:26 P.M.