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Crimes - Trafficking of Human Organs - Penalties

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carter


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from recruiting, transporting, transferring, harboring, or receiving an individual, either living or deceased, for the purpose of removing one or more of the individual's organs by specified means; prohibiting a person from transporting or transplanting an organ obtained in a specified manner to one or more other persons under specified circumstances; providing penalties of imprisonment, not to exceed 5 years, or a fine, not to exceed $10,000, or both for a violation of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Carter
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1311 Session: 2013 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Judiciary   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Abduction
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Organ Donorship
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc

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October 24, 2017 1:53 P.M.