1999 Regular Session


CHAPTER NUMBER: 346 File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Prior Year Introduction As: HB 876/98 - JUD Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 377
Sponsored By:
Delegates Hecht, Arnick, R. Baker, W. Baker, Barkley, Bartlett, Benson, Bobo, Boschert, Bozman, Branch, Brinkley, Bronrott, Brown, Burns, Busch, Cane, Conroy, D'Amato, C. Davis, D. Davis, DeCarlo, Dembrow, Dobson, Donoghue, Doory, Edwards, Elliott, Finifter, Franchot, Frush, Fulton, Getty, Giannetti, Griffith, Hixson, Howard, Hubers, Hurson, Hutchins, James, A. Jones, V. Jones, Kagan, Kirk, Kopp, Leopold, Love, Malone, McHale, McIntosh, McKee, Mitchell, Moe, Montague, Morhaim, O'Donnell, Patterson, Pendergrass, Petzold, Phillips, Pitkin, Riley, Rosenberg, Rosso, Rudolph, Shank, Shriver, Slade, Snodgrass, Sophocleus, Stern, Stull, Swain, Turner, and Zirkin
Crimes - Unlawful Contact on Prison Employees by Inmates


Making it a misdemeanor for an inmate to maliciously cause or attempt to cause specified employees of specified correctional facilities to come into contact with seminal fluid, urine, or feces, or with blood under specified circumstances; providing for specified penalties; etc.

History by Legislative Date

House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/4 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (136-2)
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
Conference Committee Appointed ...
Delegates Menes, Amedori, and Barkley
Conference Committee Report Adopted
Third Reading Passed (131-1)
Passed Enrolled
Signed by the Governor Chapter 346
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (46-0)
Senate Refuses to Recede
Conference Committee Appointed ...
Senators Jimeno, R. Hughes, and C. Mitchell
Conference Committee Report Adopted
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
Sponsored by:
Delegate C. Sue Hecht, District 3
Delegate John S. Arnick, District 7
Delegate Rushern L. Baker, III, District 22B
Delegate Wheeler R. Baker, District 36
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Joseph R. Bartlett, District 3
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate David Boschert, District 33
Delegate K. Bennett Bozman, District 38
Delegate Talmadge Branch, District 45
Delegate David R. Brinkley, District 4A
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Anthony Brown, District 25
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Michael Erin Busch, District 30
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Mary A. Conroy, District 23
Delegate Richard D'Amato, District 30
Delegate Clarence Davis, District 45
Delegate Dereck Davis, District 25
Delegate Diane DeCarlo, District 6
Delegate Dana Lee Dembrow, District 20
Delegate Michael V. Dobson, District 43
Delegate John P. Donoghue, District 2C
Delegate Ann Marie Doory, District 43
Delegate George C. Edwards, District 1A
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate Michael J. Finifter, District 11
Delegate Peter Franchot, District 20
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Tony Edward Fulton, District 40
Delegate Joseph M. Getty, District 5
Delegate John A. Giannetti, Jr., District 13B
Delegate Melony Griffith, District 25
Delegate Sheila Ellis Hixson, District 20
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Nancy Hubers, District 6
Delegate John Adams Hurson, District 18
Delegate Thomas E. Hutchins, District 28
Delegate Mary-Dulany James, District 34
Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, District 10
Delegate Verna Jones, District 44
Delegate Cheryl C. Kagan, District 17
Delegate Ruth M. Kirk, District 44
Delegate Nancy K. Kopp, District 16
Delegate John R. Leopold, District 31
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate James E. Malone, Jr., District 12A
Delegate Brian K. McHale, District 47A
Delegate Maggie L. McIntosh, District 42
Delegate Robert A. McKee, District 2A
Delegate Van T. Mitchell, District 28
Delegate Brian R. Moe, District 21
Delegate Kenneth C. Montague, Jr., District 43
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Anthony J. O'Donnell, District 29C
Delegate Obie Patterson, District 26
Delegate Shane E. Pendergrass, District 13A
Delegate Carol Stoker Petzold, District 19
Delegate Wendell F. Phillips, District 41
Delegate Joan B. Pitkin, District 23
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 42
Delegate Mary Rosso, District 31
Delegate David D. Rudolph, District 35B
Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate Mark K. Shriver, District 15
Delegate John F. Slade, III, District 29B
Delegate Louise V. Snodgrass, District 3
Delegate Theodore Sophocleus, District 32
Delegate Joan F. Stern, District 39
Delegate Paul S. Stull, District 4A
Delegate Darren M. Swain, District 24
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13A
Delegate Robert A. Zirkin, District 11
Bill indexed under the following Subjects:
Bill affects the following Statute:
Article - 27 Crimes and Punishments
( 12A-6 )


Bill Text: First Reading (PDF), Third Reading (PDF), Enrolled (PDF)
Fiscal Note: Available (PDF)
Number: 342500/1 (PDF)     Offered on: March 9, 1999   at: 11:40 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 068666/1 (PDF)     Offered on: April 6, 1999   at: 11:07 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 883114/1 (PDF)     Offered on: April 10, 1999   at: 9:07 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Conference Committee Documents:
Report Number: 883114/1 (PDF)     Offered on: April 9, 1999   at: 6:04 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Amendment Number: 893419/1 (PDF)     Offered on: April 9, 1999   at: 6:04 p.m.     Status: Incomplete
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 11, 1999: Third Reading Passed (136-2)
April 6, 1999: Third Reading Passed (131-1)
April 6, 1999: Third Reading Passed (46-0)
April 9, 1999: Third Reading Passed (47-0)