HB0012

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Crimes - Aiming Laser Pointer at Aircraft

Sponsored by:

Delegate Arora

Status:

In the Senate - Second Reading Passed with Amendments


Synopsis:Making it a misdemeanor to knowingly and willfully shine, point, or focus the beam of a laser pointer on an individual operating an aircraft; exempting specified individuals under specified circumstances from provisions of the Act; specifying a penalty; and specifying that a sentence imposed under the Act is in addition to a specified other sentence.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Arora
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0019
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Aircraft
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Nuisances -see also- Noise; Weeds
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
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October 29, 2013 9:12 P.M.