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Criminal Procedure - Right of Appeal - Unlawful Possession of Firearm

Sponsored by:

Delegate Clippinger


In the House - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Authorizing the State, in a criminal case involving the unlawful possession of a handgun or regulated firearm, to appeal from a decision of a trial court that excludes evidence offered by the State or requires the return of property alleged to have been seized in violation of certain constitutional provisions.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Clippinger, Anderson, Atterbeary, Cluster, Conaway, Gibson, Glass, J. Lewis, Lierman, Malone, Morhaim, Queen, Rosenberg, and Sanchez
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1264 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
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Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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March 16, 2018 3:06 P.M.