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2017 Regular Session



Manslaughter and Homicide by Vehicle or Vessel - Penalties

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dumais


In the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Increasing the maximum terms of imprisonment for the crimes of manslaughter by vehicle or vessel, homicide by vehicle or vessel while under the influence of alcohol or under the influence of alcohol per se, homicide by vehicle or vessel while impaired by alcohol, homicide by vehicle or vessel while impaired by drugs, and homicide by vehicle or vessel while impaired by a controlled dangerous substance.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Dumais, Anderson, Atterbeary, Barkley, Carr, Chang, Clippinger, Conaway, Cullison, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Gilchrist, Glass, Gutierrez, Hixson, Hornberger, Kaiser, Kelly, Korman, Kramer, Lisanti, Luedtke, Malone, McComas, A. Miller, Morales, Platt, Proctor, Queen, Rey, Reznik, Robinson, Sanchez, Sydnor, Valentino-Smith, Vallario, Waldstreicher, Walker, B. Wilson, and C. Wilson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving
Narrow Subject(s):Boats and Ships
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Homicide -see also- Manslaughter; Murder
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(2-209, 2-503, 2-504, 2-505, 2-506)

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November 28, 2017 1:00 P.M.