2013 Regular Session



Crimes Against Public Administration - Tampering with Evidence

Sponsored by:

Delegate McComas


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person who knows or has reason to believe that a police or an executive investigation is underway or soon will be instituted from willfully altering, destroying, concealing, or removing a specified item with the intention of impairing the integrity of the item or the availability of the item in the investigation; establishing penalties for violations of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates McComas, Afzali, Aumann, Frank, George, and W. Miller
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0628
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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October 24, 2017 1:02 P.M.