SB0781

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Procedure - Victims and Witnesses - Out of Court Statement of Child Victim

Sponsored by:

Senator Muse

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Expanding a certain evidentiary rule to render admissible a certain statement made by a certain child victim to a certain adult describing a certain offense.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Muse, Currie, Lee, Manno, and Peters
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0192
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0483 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Evidence
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Recordings -see also- Video
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Witnesses
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
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February 23, 2018 12:45 P.M.