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Courts - Evidence of Sexually Assaultive Behavior - Admissibility (Repeat Sexual Predator Prevention Act)

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In the Senate - Hearing 2/07 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Providing that, in a prosecution for certain sexual offenses, evidence that the defendant committed sexually assaultive behavior at a certain time may be admissible for certain reasons; requiring that the State file a certain motion to introduce evidence of certain sexually assaultive behavior at a certain time; requiring a certain motion to include certain information; requiring the State to provide a copy of a certain motion to the defendant; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Bates, Brochin, Cassilly, Eckardt, Edwards, Hershey, Jennings, Klausmeier, Lee, Mathias, Norman, Ready, Reilly, Salling, Serafini, and Simonaire
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0353
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0316 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
By Request of the Governor
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Sexual Offenses
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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February 8, 2018 2:04 P.M.