Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session



Criminal Procedure - Expungement - Acquittal, Dismissal, and Nolle Prosequi

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carter


In the Senate - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Providing that a person who is entitled to expungement under a specified provision of law based on an acquittal, a dismissal, a nolle prosequi, or a nolle prosequi with the requirement of drug or alcohol treatment many not be required to pay any fee or costs in connection with the expungement.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Carter, Anderson, Morales, Adams, Barron, Branch, Carozza, Conaway, Dumais, Folden, Fraser-Hidalgo, Glass, Hayes, Moon, B. Robinson, Rosenberg, Smith, Sydnor, Vallario, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, Walker, M. Washington, West, and C. Wilson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Court Costs
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Statutes of Limitation
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure

How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions

October 24, 2017 5:03 P.M.