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Criminal Law - Life-Threatening Injury Involving a Vehicle or Vessel - Criminal Negligence

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Senator Ready


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from causing a life-threatening injury to another as a result of the person's driving, operating, or controlling a motor vehicle or vessel in a criminally negligent manner; exempting certain conduct that results in a life-threatening injury to another; establishing penalties; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Ready
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0406
Introduced in a prior session as: SB1114 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Boats and Ships
Motor Vehicle Operation
Negligence -see also- Medical Malpractice
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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February 23, 2018 12:45 P.M.