HB1037

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Evidence - Testimony by Spouse - Violation of Protective Order

Sponsored by:

Delegate Clippinger

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary


Synopsis:Providing that the spouse of a person on trial for a violation of a protective order may be compelled to testify as an adverse witness if the spouse is the petitioner in the proceeding in which the protective order was issued.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Clippinger and Dumais
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0630
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Protection Orders
Trials
Witnesses
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
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October 24, 2017 1:04 P.M.