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Civil Actions – Body Attachment – Procedures

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barron


In the House - Hearing 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring a judicial officer to give a certain individual taken into custody on a body attachment the opportunity to make a complete declaration of the individual's income and assets on a certain form; requiring a judicial officer to release an individual on personal recognizance without any additional conditions and to provide a copy of a certain declaration to a certain judgment creditor under certain circumstances; and requiring the Court of Appeals to adopt a certain form.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Barron, C. Howard, Ali, Hettleman, and Sydnor
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB1050
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Court of Appeals
Process Serving
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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