HB0709 (CH0635)

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Law - Accessory After the Fact - Murder (The Sheddy-Bennett Act)

Sponsored by:

Delegate McDermott

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 635


Synopsis:Increasing the maximum penalty for being an accessory after the fact to murder in the first degree from 5 years to 10 years; increasing the maximum penalty for being an accessory after the fact to murder in the second degree from 5 years to 10 years; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates McDermott, Afzali, Clippinger, Cluster, Hogan, McComas, Mitchell, and Otto
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0444
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
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.
Murder
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
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October 2, 2015 9:10 A.M.