2013 Regular Session



Civil Actions - Examination in Aid of Enforcement - Procedure After Arrest for Failure to Appear

Sponsored by:

Senator Frosh


In the House - Conference Committee Appointed

Synopsis:Requiring, when an individual is arrested for failure to appear in court to show cause why the individual should not be found in contempt for failure to answer interrogatories or to appear for an examination in aid of enforcement of a money judgment, that the individual be taken immediately before either the court that issued the order that resulted in the arrest, or before a judicial officer of the District Court, for determination of conditions of release; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Frosh, Conway, Gladden, Madaleno, Pinsky, Raskin, Rosapepe, and Muse
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0596
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
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Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Arrests
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Pretrial Detention or Release
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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October 24, 2017 1:08 P.M.