HB1646 (CH0251)

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2018 Regular Session



Criminal Procedure - Firearms - Transfer

Sponsored by:

Delegate Atterbeary


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 251

Synopsis:Requiring a State's Attorney to serve a written notice on a certain defendant, defendant's counsel, and the court prior to trial or the acceptance of a guilty plea or the equivalent; requiring a court to inform, verbally or in writing, a defendant convicted of a certain offense that the defendant is prohibited from possessing certain firearms and is ordered to transfer certain firearms in accordance with the Act; authorizing the court to issue a search warrant based on probable cause that certain weapons have not been surrendered; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Atterbeary, Ali, Anderson, Angel, Barkley, B. Barnes, D. Barnes, Barron, Barve, Branch, Brooks, Carr, Chang, Clippinger, Cullison, Davis, Dumais, Ebersole, Fennell, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Gibson, Glenn, Gutierrez, Hayes, Healey, Hettleman, Hill, Hixson, Jalisi, Jameson, Jones, Kaiser, Kelly, Korman, Kramer, Krimm, Lafferty, Lam, J. Lewis, R. Lewis, Lierman, Luedtke, McCray, McIntosh, A. Miller, Moon, Morales, Morhaim, Mosby, Patterson, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Platt, Proctor, Queen, Reznik, Robinson, Rosenberg, Sample-Hughes, Sanchez, Stein, Sydnor, Tarlau, Turner, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, Waldstreicher, A. Washington, M. Washington, Wilkins, Wilson, K. Young, P. Young, and Flanagan
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB1036
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Dealers -see also- Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Local Government Mandates
Process Serving
Rules and Regulations
Search and Seizure
State's Attorneys
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
Article - Criminal Law
Article - Public Safety
(3-207, 5-133, 5-205)

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May 21, 2018 12:41 P.M.