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Criminal Procedure - Charging Procedures and Documents - Citation

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dumais


In the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Modifying the circumstances under which a police officer is required to charge by citation; modifying the categories of offenses for which a police officer is authorized to charge by citation; and modifying the circumstances under which a police officer may charge a defendant by citation to include a defendant subject to arrest for another alleged misdemeanor involving serious injury or immediate health risk, an alleged felony related to the same incident, or an open warrant.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Dumais and Morhaim
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0477
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Alcoholic Beverages -see also- AB-By Subd; Subst Abuse; etc.
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure

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November 28, 2017 1:00 P.M.