HB0031

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Sentencing Procedures - Statement by Victim or Victim's Representative (Alex's Law)

Sponsored by:

Delegate McDermott

Status:

In the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings


Synopsis:Requiring, in a sentencing or disposition hearing, a court to allow a victim or the victim's representative to address the court under oath before the imposition of sentence or other disposition under specified circumstances.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates McDermott and Smigiel
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0272
Introduced in a prior session as: HB1382 Session: 2013 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Committee(s):
Judiciary   View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Vehicle Laws - Miscellaneous
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Guardians
Hearings
Juvenile Causes
Oaths
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Personal Representatives
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
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October 24, 2017 1:47 P.M.