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2014 Regular Session



Vehicle Laws - Hidden Compartments - Prohibition and Penalties

Sponsored by:

Delegate McDermott


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from knowingly creating, building, or installing a specified hidden compartment in a motor vehicle; prohibiting a person from knowingly owning or operating a motor vehicle that contains a specified hidden compartment; authorizing the seizure of specified motor vehicles involved in a violation of the Act; requiring the forfeiture of specified motor vehicles seized under the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate McDermott
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0443
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Judiciary   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections
Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Evidence
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Motor Vehicle Equipment
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Search and Seizure

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October 24, 2017 1:47 P.M.