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Domestic Violence - Confidentiality of Locations of Shelters

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dumais


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Expanding the purpose of the Address Confidentiality Program for victims of domestic violence to include enabling shelters for victims of domestic violence to maintain confidentiality of the actual locations of the shelters; and prohibiting an operator of a Web site, search engine, or mobile application from publishing, disseminating, or otherwise disclosing the actual location of a shelter for victims of domestic violence under specified circumstances.
Analysis:Not available at this time
All Sponsors:Delegate Dumais
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Business Regulation and Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Statutes:Article - Family Law
(4-520, 4-529)

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October 24, 2017 5:03 P.M.