SB0944 (CH0161)

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Law - Sexual Offenses - Classification

Sponsored by:

Senator Smith

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 161


Synopsis:Reclassifying criminal conduct currently classified as sexual offense in the first degree and sexual offense in the second degree as rape in the first degree and rape in the second degree, respectively; and repealing the crimes of sexual offense in the first degree, sexual offense in the second degree, attempted sexual offense in the first degree, and attempted sexual offense in the second degree.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Smith
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0647
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee HearingJudiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Sexual Offenses
Statutes:Article - Correctional Services
(11-502, 3-702, 9-201)
Article - Criminal Procedure
(11-304, 11-701, 11-704, 11-704.1, 11-723, 11-922, 6-220, 6-222)
Article - Criminal Law
(3-303, 3-304, 3-305, 3-306, 3-308, 3-311, 3-312, 3-313, 3-314, 3-315 through 3-317, 3-320)
Article - Family Law
(4-506)

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April 26, 2017 2:02 P.M.