HB1125

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2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Evidence - Chain of Custody - DNA Profile

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hettleman

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings


Synopsis:Establishing that a certain report signed by the DNA analyst is prima facie evidence of certain matters for a certain purpose under certain circumstances; providing that a certain DNA profile may be established without the necessity for the DNA analyst to personally appear in court under certain circumstances; providing that certain provisions of law do not preclude the right of any party to introduce any evidence supporting or contradicting certain evidence or presumptions; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Hettleman
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Chemical Tests
Evidence
Genetics
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Trials
Witnesses
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(10-1007 through 10-1010)

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March 27, 2018 4:00 P.M.