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Criminal Procedure - Charges Disposed of by Nolle Prosequi, Dismissal, or Acquittal - Case Search

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lewis, J.


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting the Maryland Judiciary Case Search from referring in any way to the existence of a specific criminal charge more than 5 years after the charge has been disposed of by nolle prosequi, dismissal, or acquittal.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate J. Lewis
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure

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January 17, 2018 4:06 P.M.