HB0277

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Law and Procedure - Sex Offenders and Possession of Child Pornography - Penalties and Registration Requirements

Sponsored by:

Delegate Morales

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Altering the criminal penalty for possession of child pornography; requiring specified sex offender registrants to receive and pay for specified psychological counseling services; establishing a term during which a specified sex offender registrant is required to participate in specified psychological counseling services; requiring the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services to adopt specified regulations; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Morales, Anderson, Atterbeary, Conaway, Queen, Sanchez, and Valentino-Smith
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0223
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Judiciary
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Counselors -see also- Guidance Counselors; Social Workers
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Pornography -see also- Nudity and Sexual Displays; Obscenity
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Rules and Regulations
Sexual Offenses
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
(11-706, 11-721, 11-704.3)
Article - Criminal Law
(11-208)

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January 30, 2017 12:02 P.M.