HB0478

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Crimes - Committing a Crime of Violence in the Presence of a Minor - Penalties

Sponsored by:

Delegate Simmons

Status:

In the Senate - Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings


Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from committing a specified crime of violence when the person knows or reasonably should know that a minor is present in a residence; establishing specified circumstances under which a minor is present; establishing an enhanced penalty not exceeding 5 years for a violation of the Act; authorizing a court to impose an enhanced penalty if the State's Attorney provides a specified written notice to the defendant and if specified elements have been proven beyond a reasonable doubt; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Simmons
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0861
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Abduction
Arson
Assault
Burglary
Child Abuse and Neglect
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Indictments
Manslaughter
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Murder
Notices
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Robbery
Sexual Offenses
State's Attorneys
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(9-106)
Article - Criminal Law
(3-601.1)
Article - Public Safety
(5-101)

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October 24, 2017 1:02 P.M.