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Prince George's County - Commission of Crime of Violence in Presence of Minor PG 313-17

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Prince George's County Delegation


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person in Prince George's County from committing a crime of violence when the person knows or reasonably should know that a minor is present in a residence; providing that a violation is a misdemeanor subject to a sentence of imprisonment not exceeding 5 years; altering the definition of "neglect" in provisions of law governing the reporting and investigation of suspected child abuse or neglect to include the commission of a crime of violence in the presence of a minor in Prince George's County; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Prince George's County Delegation
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Child Abuse and Neglect
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prince George's County
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment; Threats
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(3-601.1, 3-601.2)
Article - Family Law
(5-701, 5-704)

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November 28, 2017 1:05 P.M.