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2018 Regular Session



Criminal Law – Human Trafficking and Prostitution Offenses

Sponsored by:

Delegate Chang


In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing a certain period within which a person is required to commence a certain civil action relating to a violation of certain provisions of the Act; altering the elements of the prohibitions against human trafficking and renaming them sex trafficking; prohibiting a person from knowingly obtaining or procuring for any person the labor or services of another by certain means; prohibiting a person from knowingly causing another to engage in a debt bondage; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Chang, Atterbeary, Hettleman, C. Howard, Lierman, Moon, Morhaim, Queen, Sanchez, Simonaire, Valderrama, and Valentino-Smith
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0881
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Human Rights
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Sexual Offenses
Statutes of Limitation
Threats -see also- Harrassment; Violence
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Statutes:Article - Business Regulation
Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(10-402, 10-406, 3-8A-19, 4-301, 5-121)
Article - Criminal Law
(11-301, 11-303, 11-306, 14-101, 3-324, 9-801, 11-307, 3-1101, 3-1102, 3-1103, 3-1104)
Article - Criminal Procedure
(10-110, 10-301, 11-701, 13-501, 13-502, 13-503, 13-507, 13-508, 13-514, 13-518, 13-522, 13-524, 13-525, 13-528, 8-302)
Article - Public Safety

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March 15, 2018 11:58 A.M.