HB0020

Find a 2015 Bill:

2015 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Crimes - Elder Abuse or Neglect - Increased Penalties

Sponsored by:

Delegate Glenn

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary


Synopsis:Increasing from 10 to 20 years the maximum imprisonment and from $10,000 to $20,000 the maximum fine or both for the crime of causing abuse or neglect of a vulnerable adult in the first or second degree.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Glenn
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0411
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0375 Session: 2014 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Abuse -see also- Child Abuse & Neg.; Elder Abuse & Neg., etc
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Elder Abuse and Neglect
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Sexual Offenses
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(3-604, 3-605)

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October 24, 2017 4:40 P.M.