HB0647 (CH0162)

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Law - Sexual Offenses - Classification

Sponsored by:

Delegate Reznik

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 162


Synopsis:Reclassifying criminal conduct currently classified as sexual offense in the first degree and sexual offense in the second degree as rape in the first degree and rape in the second degree, respectively; and repealing the crimes of sexual offense in the first degree, sexual offense in the second degree, attempted sexual offense in the first degree, and attempted sexual offense in the second degree.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Reznik, Barve, Chang, Dumais, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Jalisi, Luedtke, McComas, Patterson, Platt, Queen, M. Washington, C. Wilson, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0944
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Sexual Offenses
Statutes:Article - Correctional Services
(11-502, 3-702, 9-201)
Article - Criminal Procedure
(11-701, 11-704, 11-704.1, 11-723, 6-222)
Article - Criminal Law
(3-303, 3-304, 3-305, 3-306, 3-315)
Article - Family Law
(4-506)

How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


April 26, 2017 1:48 P.M.