2013 Regular Session



Evidence - Testimony by Spouse - Violation of Protective Order

Sponsored by:

Senator King


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Providing that the spouse of a person on trial for a violation of a protective order may be compelled to testify as an adverse witness if the spouse is the petitioner in the proceeding in which the protective order was issued.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator King
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1037
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Protection Orders
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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