HB0408

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Procedure - Charging Procedures and Documents - Citation

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dumais

Status:

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
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Alcoholic Beverages -see also- AB-By Subd; Subst Abuse; etc.
Citations
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Vandalism
Warrants
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
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March 29, 2017 9:34 A.M.