MD SB369 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 12-2)
Status: Introduced on January 31 2019 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2019-03-11 - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Establishing that a certain report signed by the DNA analyst is prima facie evidence of certain matters for a certain purpose under certain circumstances; providing that a certain DNA profile may be established without the necessity for the DNA analyst to personally appear in court under certain circumstances; providing that certain provisions of law do not preclude the right of any party to introduce any evidence supporting or contradicting certain evidence or presumptions; etc.

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Evidence - Chain of Custody of DNA



2019-03-11SenateUnfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2019-02-04SenateHearing 2/20 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateHearing canceled
2019-01-31SenateHearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-01-31SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


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