HB0489 (CH0373)

2013 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Threat Against State or Local Official - Expansion

Sponsored by:

Delegate Mitchell


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 373

Synopsis:Making it a misdemeanor to knowingly and willfully make specified threats against a deputy State's Attorney, an assistant State's Attorney, or an Assistant Public Defender; and imposing penalties.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Mitchell, Anderson, Burns, Conaway, DeBoy, Dumais, Glenn, Haynes, Ivey, Lafferty, Lee, McIntosh, Mizeur, Niemann, B. Robinson, Stukes, Valentino-Smith, Vaughn, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0504
Introduced in a prior session as: HB1507 Session: 2010 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Attorneys
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
State's Attorneys
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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October 24, 2017 1:02 P.M.