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2018 Regular Session



District Court - Nonincarcerable Criminal Cases - Saturdays

Sponsored by:

Delegate Metzgar


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Requiring the District Court to conduct business on those Saturdays that do not fall on a State or federal holiday for cases under the court's exclusive, original, criminal jurisdiction that do not carry a penalty of confinement; and authorizing the Chief Judge of the District Court to adopt rules to carry out the provisions of the Act.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Metzgar, Afzali, Bromwell, Buckel, Hornberger, S. Howard, Impallaria, Jalisi, Lisanti, and McComas
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Courts and Court Personnel - Statewide
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
District Courts
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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February 22, 2018 3:00 P.M.