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Manslaughter by Motor Vehicle or Vessel While Under the Influence or Impaired - Penalty

Sponsored by:

Delegate Vallario


In the Senate - Hearing 3/30 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing specified crimes of manslaughter by motor vehicle or vessel while under the influence of alcohol, under the influence of alcohol per se, impaired by a drug, a combination of drugs, or a combination of one or more drugs and alcohol, or impaired by a controlled dangerous substance; providing a penalty on conviction of imprisonment not to exceed 15 years or a fine not to exceed $5,000 or both; providing for the form of specified charging documents; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Vallario, Anderson, Atterbeary, Carter, Cluster, Dumais, Glass, Kittleman, Malone, McComas, Moon, Proctor, Rey, Rosenberg, Sanchez, Smith, Valentino-Smith, B. Wilson, Barkley, Barve, Carr, Clippinger, Conaway, Cullison, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Gilchrist, Gutierrez, Hixson, Kaiser, Kelly, Korman, Kramer, Lisanti, Luedtke, McKay, A. Miller, Morales, Platt, Reznik, S. Robinson, Sydnor, Waldstreicher, and C. Wilson
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Boats and Ships
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(2-501, 2-507, 2-502.1 through 2-502.4)

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October 24, 2017 5:01 P.M.