HB0635 (CH0168)

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2017 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Homicide by Motor Vehicle or Vessel While Impaired by a Controlled Dangerous Substance - Penalties

Sponsored by:

Delegate Valentino-Smith


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 168

Synopsis:Increasing penalties from 3 years to 5 years imprisonment for the crime of homicide by motor vehicle or vessel while impaired by a controlled dangerous substance.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Valentino-Smith, Carozza, Angel, Atterbeary, Dumais, Lisanti, Malone, and Sanchez
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0229
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Boats and Ships
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Homicide -see also- Manslaughter; Murder
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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November 28, 2017 1:01 P.M.