HB1484

Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Child Placement - Prohibition on Human Trafficking, Restrictions on Advertising, and Reporting Requirements

Sponsored by:

Delegate Wilson, C.

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from knowingly committing specified acts related to rehoming a minor; providing that a person who violates specified prohibitions in the Act is guilty of the felony of human trafficking; prohibiting a person other than the Department of Human Resources or a child placement agency from advertising regarding the placement or acceptance of a child for adoption; authorizing an individual who believes a child is not living with a specified legal custodian to notify a specified local department or law enforcement agency; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates C. Wilson and Carter
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0015
Introduced in a prior session as: HB1125 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Committee(s):
Judiciary
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Adoption
Advertising
Attorneys
Child Care
Child Custody
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Correctional Officers
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Human Rights
Human Resources, Department of
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Notices
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Petitions
Power of Attorney
Prostitution
Reports
Teachers
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(11-301, 11-303)
Article - Family Law
(5-3A-46, 5-3B-33, 5-704.3)

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October 24, 2017 5:06 P.M.