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Manslaughter and Homicide by Vehicle or Vessel

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dumais


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Increasing specified penalties for the crimes of manslaughter by vehicle or vessel, homicide by vehicle or vessel while under the influence of alcohol or under the influence of alcohol per se, homicide by vehicle or vessel while impaired by alcohol, homicide by vehicle or vessel while impaired by drugs, and homicide by vehicle or vessel while impaired by a controlled dangerous substance.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Dumais, Vallario, Anderson, Atterbeary, Barkley, Barve, Carr, Carter, Clippinger, Cluster, Conaway, Cullison, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Gilchrist, Glass, Gutierrez, Hixson, Kaiser, Kelly, Korman, Kramer, Lisanti, Luedtke, Malone, McComas, McKay, A. Miller, Moon, Morales, Platt, Proctor, Rey, Reznik, S. Robinson, Rosenberg, Sanchez, Smith, Sydnor, Valentino-Smith, Waldstreicher, B. Wilson, and C. Wilson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0763
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving
Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Boats and Ships
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Homicide -see also- Manslaughter; Murder
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(2-209, 2-503, 2-504, 2-505, 2-506)

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October 24, 2017 5:01 P.M.