HB0835

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Law - Motor Vehicles - Criminal Negligence Resulting in Death

Sponsored by:

Delegate Valentino-Smith

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary


Synopsis:Repealing a requirement that, to be convicted of a specified offense of manslaughter, a person's failure to perceive a specified risk must constitute a gross deviation from a specified standard of care; altering the name of a violation of the Act to be criminal negligence resulting in death; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Valentino-Smith, McDermott, Sophocleus, and Wilson
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1184 Session: 2013 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Committee(s):
Judiciary   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road
Narrow Subject(s):Boats and Ships
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Manslaughter
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Motor Vehicle Operation
Negligence -see also- Medical Malpractice
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Railroads
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October 24, 2017 1:51 P.M.