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2018 Regular Session



Vehicle Laws - Drunk and Drugged Driving - Subsequent Offenders - Felonies (Repeat Drunk Driving Offenders Act of 2018)

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In the Senate - Hearing 2/06 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Increasing certain penalties for drunk and drugged driving offenses for individuals who have been convicted previously of certain other crimes under certain circumstances; making certain drunk and drugged driving offenses felonies; establishing that the District Court and circuit courts have concurrent jurisdiction over certain drunk and drugged driving offenses; and requiring certain procedures.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Bates, Cassilly, Eckardt, Edwards, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Klausmeier, Mathias, Norman, Ready, Reilly, Serafini, and Simonaire
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0349
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
By Request of the Governor
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Attorneys
Circuit Courts
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
District Courts
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(4-301, 4-302)
Article - Transportation
(1-101, 21-902)

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February 7, 2018 11:04 A.M.