SB0579

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Procedure - Incompetency and Criminal Responsibility - Dismissal of Charges

Sponsored by:

Senator Lee

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Authorizing the State to petition to delay the dismissal of criminal charges against a defendant found incompetent to stand trial in order to protect a victim or potential victim who is a minor.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Lee and Feldman
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1030
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Mental and Behavioral Health
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
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February 15, 2018 3:07 P.M.