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Criminal Law - Sexual Offenses - Threatening to Withhold Governmental Services

Sponsored by:

Senator Pugh


In the Senate - Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a State official, a local official, or a person employed by or under contract with the State or a local government unit from inducing, or attempting to induce, another person to engage in specified sexual acts by threatening to withhold governmental services to which the other person is entitled; establishing penalties for a violation of the Act; and altering a definition to establish that a specified person is subject to specified penalties.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Pugh, Astle, Benson, Brochin, Cassilly, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Eckardt, Edwards, Feldman, Ferguson, Gladden, Guzzone, Hershey, Hough, Jennings, Kagan, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, Mathias, McFadden, Middleton, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Raskin, Ready, Rosapepe, Salling, Serafini, Waugh, Young, and Zirkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1578
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Sexual Offenses
State Employees
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
Article - Criminal Law

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