HB0697 (CH0236)

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2014 Regular Session



Crimes - Threat of Mass Violence

Sponsored by:

Delegate Valderrama


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 236

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from threatening to commit, or threatening to cause to be committed a specified crime of violence that would place others at substantial risk of death or serious physical injury if there is a specified result of the threat; establishing that a person who violates the Act is guilty of the misdemeanor of making a threat of mass violence and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not to exceed 10 years or a fine not to exceed $10,000 or both; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Valderrama, Arora, Clippinger, and Valentino-Smith
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1250 Session: 2013 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Judiciary   View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment

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