2013 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Second Degree Assault - Health Care Practitioners

Sponsored by:

Delegate Valentino-Smith


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from intentionally causing physical injury to another if the person knows or has reason to know that the other is a health care practitioner engaged in performing the practitioner's official duties; establishing a specified penalty; and defining the term "health care practitioner".
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Valentino-Smith, Bromwell, Carr, Cullison, Glenn, Hubbard, Hucker, Ivey, A. Kelly, Love, McComas, McDermott, Mitchell, Morhaim, Parrott, Sophocleus, Valderrama, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1099 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Assault
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(3-201, 3-203)

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