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Criminal Law - Assault - Public Transportation Operator and Penalties

Sponsored by:

Delegate Angel


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Increasing the penalties for voluntarily causing physical injury to bus, train, or light rail operators or other individuals providing public transportation services; and increasing from 10 years to 15 years the maximum term of imprisonment that may be imposed for a conviction of voluntarily causing physical injury to law enforcement officers, parole or probation officers, or first responders performing their official duties.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Angel
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Assault
Buses -see also- School Buses
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Mass Transit -see also- Buses; Railroads
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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January 17, 2018 4:06 P.M.