MD HB968 | 2011 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on February 11 2011 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2011-02-11 - Hearing 3/3 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Expanding the list of persons who can be convicted of first degree child abuse under specified circumstances to include a family member or household member who has permanent or temporary care or the responsibility for the supervision of a minor; increasing the maximum penalty for first degree child abuse resulting in death of the victim to life imprisonment; and increasing the maximum penalty for a subsequent conviction of child abuse resulting in death of the victim to life imprisonment.

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2011-02-11 Hearing 3/3 at 1:00 p.m.
2011-02-11 First Reading Judiciary


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