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2018 Regular Session



Local Government - Sexual Assault Cases - Local Audits

Sponsored by:

Senator Ramirez


In the Senate - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Authorizing a county or municipality to conduct a third-party audit of certain sexual assault cases; requiring a county or municipality to arrange a third-party audit of sexual assault cases when the percentage of unfounded sexual assault cases exceeds by 5% or more a certain national average; establishing the requirements for a third-party audit of sexual assault cases; requiring the Office of the Attorney General to establish and maintain guidelines for third-party audits of sexual assault cases; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Ramirez
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0520
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0780 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Local Government - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Attorney General
Auditors and Audits
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Local Government Mandates
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
Sexual Offenses
Statutes:Article - Local Government

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May 11, 2018 2:04 P.M.