2013 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Third Degree Sexual Offense - Person in Position of Authority

Sponsored by:

Senator King


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Repealing the requirement that the prosecution of a misdemeanor offense of the prohibition against a specified person in a position of authority engaging in a sexual act or sexual contact with a minor, under specified circumstances, be instituted within 3 years after the offense was committed; prohibiting a specified person in a position of authority who is at least 4 years older than the victim from engaging in sexual contact or a sexual act while the minor is enrolled or participating in a specified institution, program, or activity; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators King, Currie, Ferguson, Garagiola, Manno, Montgomery, and Raskin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1075
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Art, Music and Cultural Affairs -see also- Musms; Theat; etc
Child Care
Churches -see also- Religion
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Nonprofit Organizations
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Private Schools
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Schools
Sexual Offenses
Sports and Recreation
State Employees
Statutes of Limitation
Volunteers -see also- Maryland Service Corps
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Article - Criminal Law
(3-301, 3-307, 3-308)

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