2013 Regular Session



Criminal Procedure - Successive Federal and State Prosecutions - Bar

Sponsored by:

Delegate Anderson


In the House - Third Reading Failed (46-89)

Synopsis:Providing that a prosecution under a State criminal statute is barred if the defendant was previously prosecuted in a United States District Court for a crime arising out of the same incident, the elements of the crime are identical in the State and federal statutes, and the federal prosecution resulted in a conviction or an acquittal; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Anderson, Vallario, Carter, Cluster, Conaway, Dumais, Glenn, Hough, Ivey, McComas, McDermott, Mitchell, Parrott, Smigiel, and Valderrama
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
District Courts
Federal Government
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure

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October 24, 2017 1:00 P.M.