HB0909 (CH0650)

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Procedure - Venue for Prosecution of Murder and Manslaughter

Sponsored by:

Delegate Valentino-Smith

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 650


Synopsis:Authorizing that a prosecution of a person for a violation of specified provisions of law prohibiting murder and manslaughter be brought in the county in which the crime occurred or, if the location of the crime cannot be determined, in the county in which the body or parts of the body were found.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Valentino-Smith, Clippinger, Swain, and Valderrama
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0872
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Jurisdiction
Manslaughter
Murder
Trials
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
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October 2, 2015 9:10 A.M.