SB0160 (CH0517)

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2016 Regular Session



Death or Life-Threatening Injury by Motor Vehicle or Vessel - Subsequent Offenders - Penalties

Sponsored by:

Senator Cassilly


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 517

Synopsis:Establishing specified subsequent offender penalties for specified offenses that result in the death or life-threatening injury to another as the result of a specified person driving, operating, or controlling a vehicle or vessel; and providing that specified offenses committed in another state or federal jurisdiction are to be considered for the application of specified subsequent offender penalties.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Cassilly, Brochin, Hough, Lee, Muse, Norman, Ramirez, Raskin, Ready, and Zirkin
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SB0232 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving
Narrow Subject(s):Accidents
Boats and Ships
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Homicide -see also- Manslaughter; Murder
Motor Vehicle Operation
Negligence -see also- Medical Malpractice
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(2-209, 2-210, 2-503 through 2-506, 3-211)

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