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Criminal Law – Homicide – Unborn Child (Laura and Reid’s Law)

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Delegate Kittleman


In the House - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Expanding the application of certain provisions relating to a prosecution for murder or manslaughter of a viable fetus to a prosecution for murder or manslaughter of an unborn child.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Kittleman, Afzali, Anderton, Arentz, Aumann, Carozza, Cassilly, Cluster, Corderman, Ghrist, Glass, Grammer, Jacobs, Kipke, Krebs, Long, Malone, McComas, McConkey, McKay, Metzgar, W. Miller, Morgan, Otto, Reilly, Rey, Rose, Saab, Shoemaker, Szeliga, and West
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0533
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Manslaughter
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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February 21, 2018 2:33 P.M.