HB0941 (CH0410)

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Criminal Law - Animal Abuse Emergency Compensation Fund - Establishment

Sponsored by:

Delegate Miller, A.


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 410

Synopsis:Requiring specified fines to be remitted to the Animal Abuse Emergency Compensation Fund; establishing the Animal Abuse Emergency Compensation Fund; providing for the uses, purposes, sources of funding, investment of money, and auditing of the Fund; requiring the Executive Director of the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention (GOCCP) to administer the Fund; providing that the Fund is a continuing, nonlapsing fund not subject to specified provisions of law; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates A. Miller, Atterbeary, Barkley, Bromwell, Chang, Dumais, Frush, Gilchrist, Kaiser, Kipke, Luedtke, McMillan, Moon, Robinson, Sanchez, Vogt, and Waldstreicher
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0631
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Appropriations  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Abuse -see also- Child Abuse & Neg.; Elder Abuse & Neg., etc
Animals -see also- Birds; Dogs
Clerks of Court
Crime Control and Prevention, Governor's Office of
District Courts
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Article - Criminal Law
Article - State Finance and Procurement

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November 28, 2017 1:03 P.M.