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2012 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1020
Sponsored By:
Senators Young, Colburn, Forehand, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Mathias, Montgomery, Raskin, Rosapepe, and Stone
Maryland Animal Abuse Registry


Requiring the Department of State Police to establish the Maryland Animal Abuse Registry; requiring the Registry to be updated in a specified manner and to include specified information; requiring a person convicted of specified crimes involving animal cruelty to register with the county sheriff for a specified period in a specified manner; requiring a registrant to provide specified information for registration; requiring the county sheriff to obtain a photograph from a person registering under the Act; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Ronald N. Young, District 3
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator James N. Mathias, Jr., District 38
Senator Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Auditors and Audits
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
District Courts
Electronic Government
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Information
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
State Police, Department of

Bill affects the following Statute:

Criminal Procedure
( 11-1101 through 11-1111 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
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