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2017 Regular Session



Sexual Assault Victims Resources Act of 2017

Sponsored by:

Delegate Miller, A.


In the Senate - Rereferred to Budget and Taxation and Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Expanding the services to be provided by specified sexual assault crisis programs; specifying criteria for receiving specified grant funding; requiring the Governor to include a minimum of $3,000,000 each fiscal year in the State budget; authorizing the Governor, under specified circumstances, to reduce a specified appropriation; establishing the Maryland Sexual Assault Evidence Kit Policy and Funding Committee; requiring the Attorney General to adopt specified regulations in consultation with the Committee; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates A. Miller, Anderson, Atterbeary, B. Barnes, Chang, Dumais, Gaines, Gutierrez, Haynes, Hettleman, C. Howard, Jackson, Jones, Kelly, Knotts, Korman, Lafferty, Lam, Lierman, Morales, Pena-Melnyk, Queen, Reznik, Sanchez, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, C. Wilson, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0734
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Appropriations  View Committee Hearing
Budget and Taxation
Judicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Chemical Tests
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Rules and Regulations
Sexual Offenses
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
(11-923, 11-927)

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November 28, 2017 1:05 P.M.