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Civil Actions - Damages for Crimes Against Vulnerable or Elderly Adults - Standing

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kramer


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Authorizing the Attorney General to bring a civil action for damages against a person who violates specified provisions of criminal law on behalf of a specified person; providing that a specified criminal conviction is not a prerequisite for maintenance of an action under the Act; providing that the Attorney General may recover specified damages under the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Kramer, Barkley, Bates, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Mitchell, Simmons, Stocksdale, F. Turner, and Valderrama
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0435
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2014
Judiciary   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Abuse -see also- Child Abuse & Neg.; Elder Abuse & Neg., etc
Attorney General
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Court Costs
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Elder Abuse and Neglect
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation

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October 24, 2017 1:51 P.M.