2008 Regular Session

HOUSE BILL 6

File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 76
Sponsored By:
Delegates Anderson, Vallario, Rosenberg, Ramirez, Valderrama, Schuler, Dumais, Gutierrez, Ivey, Conaway, Shank, Carter, McConkey, McComas, and Smigiel
Entitled:
Criminal Procedure - Custodial Interrogation - Recordation

Synopsis:

Establishing that it is State public policy that a law enforcement unit that regularly uses one or more interrogation rooms with the capability to create audiovisual recordings of custodial interrogations shall make reasonable efforts to create an audiovisual recording of a custodial interrogation of a criminal suspect in connection with a case involving murder, rape, or sexual offense in the first or second degree, whenever possible; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
7/25
Pre-filed
1/9
First Reading Judiciary
1/7
Hearing 1/16 at 1:00 p.m.
3/10
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
3/11
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
3/13
Third Reading Passed (132-7)
3/28
Returned Passed
Senate Action
3/14
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
3/31
Favorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
3/29
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
3/30
Third Reading Passed (43-4)
Action after passage in House and Senate
5/13
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 360

Sponsored by:

Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Tony McConkey, District 33A
Delegate Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Todd Schuler, District 8
Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Joseph F. Vallario, Jr., District 27A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Arrests
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Evidence
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Murder
Notices
Public Buildings and Facilities -see also- Stadiums; St Hse.
Recordings -see also- Video
Reports
Sexual Offenses
State Police, Department of
Video

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Procedure
( 2-401 , 2-402 , 2-403 , 2-404 )

Documents:

Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
House
Number: 182210/01     Offered on: March 11, 2008   at: 10:43 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
House
March 13, 2008: Third Reading Passed (132-7)
Senate
March 30, 2008: Third Reading Passed (43-4)