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Alcoholic Beverages - Unlawful Drinking or Possessing an Open Container - Failure to Appear in Court

Sponsored by:

Delegate Niemann


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Synopsis:Clarifying that a person who is charged with a specified misdemeanor involving unlawful drinking or possessing an open container of an alcoholic beverage and who does not appear in court is subject to a specified penalty.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Niemann, Barnes, Gaines, and A. Washington
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2014
Economic Matters   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Alcoholic Beverages - Statewide Bills
Narrow Subject(s):Alcoholic Beverages -see also- AB-By Subd; Subst Abuse; etc.
Beverage Containers
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Buildings and Facilities -see also- Stadiums; St Hse
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