2013 Regular Session



Criminal Procedure - Financial Crimes Against Vulnerable and Elder Adults - Petition to Freeze Assets

Sponsored by:

Delegate Arora


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Authorizing a State's Attorney to file a petition to freeze assets of a defendant charged with a specified financial crime involving a vulnerable or elder adult under specified circumstances; requiring that a petition to freeze assets be served in accordance with the Maryland Rules and include specified information; authorizing a court to grant a petition to freeze assets and issue an order to freeze assets under specified circumstances; requiring that an order to freeze assets remain in effect for a specified period of time; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Arora, Barkley, Clippinger, Conaway, Dumais, Elliott, Frick, Glass, Hershey, Hixson, Hough, Ivey, Lee, McComas, McDermott, McDonough, A. Miller, Mitchell, Murphy, Myers, Niemann, Parrott, Reznik, B. Robinson, Rosenberg, Stukes, Szeliga, and Valentino-Smith
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Circuit Courts
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Elderly Persons
Liens -see also- Mechanics' Liens
Personal Property
Process Serving
Real Property
State's Attorneys
Theft -see also- Shoplifting
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure

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October 24, 2017 1:04 P.M.