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Drugged Driving - Oral Fluid Tests - Pilot Program

Sponsored by:

Delegate Valentino-Smith


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Establishing a pilot program to examine the testing of oral fluid samples by specified police officers to assist in determining if an individual is operating a motor vehicle while impaired by a controlled dangerous substance; authorizing a police officer in a participating jurisdiction who has reasonable grounds to believe that an individual is or has been driving or attempting to drive a motor vehicle while impaired by a controlled dangerous substance to request the individual to provide an oral fluid sample; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Valentino-Smith
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0972
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving
Narrow Subject(s):Chemical Tests
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Motor Vehicle Operation
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(16-205.2, 16-205.3)

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November 28, 2017 1:04 P.M.