SB0278 (CH0544)

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Criminal Law - Stalking

Sponsored by:

Senator Lee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 544

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from engaging in a malicious course of conduct where the person intends to cause or knows or reasonably should have known that the conduct would cause serious emotional distress to another.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Lee, Feldman, King, Manno, Nathan-Pulliam, Ramirez, Raskin, and Simonaire
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0155
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(3-802, 3-803, 3-805)

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May 24, 2016 3:34 P.M.