SB0734 (CH0659)

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Sexual Assault Victims Resources Act of 2017

Sponsored by:

Senator Kasemeyer


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 659

Synopsis:Expanding the services to be provided by specified sexual assault crisis programs; specifying criteria for receiving specified grant funding; requiring the Governor to include $3,000,000 each fiscal year in the State budget; authorizing the Governor, under specified circumstances, to reduce a specified appropriation; establishing the Maryland Sexual Assault Evidence Kit Policy and Funding Committee; requiring the Attorney General to adopt specified regulations in consultation with the Committee; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Kasemeyer, Guzzone, King, Lee, Manno, Peters, Smith, Ferguson, Madaleno, and McFadden
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1209
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Budget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Judicial Proceedings
Appropriations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Chemical Tests
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Rules and Regulations
Sexual Offenses
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
(11-923, 11-927)

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November 28, 2017 1:12 P.M.