File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure
- Sponsored By:
Chairman, Judicial Proceedings Committee (Departmental - State
Police, Dept. of)
Vehicle Theft - Admissibility of Affidavit
Allowing affidavits of motor vehicle owners to be introduced as
evidence in specified criminal cases; requiring the State to notify
the defendant within a specified period of time that it intends to
introduce such an affidavit; allowing the defendant to require the
State to compel the appearance of a specified witness within a
specified period of time; and allowing the defendant to examine the
witness at trial.
- First Reading Judicial Proceedings
- Hearing 1/20 at 1:00 p.m.
- Hearing cancelled
- Hearing 1/22 at 1:00 p.m.
- Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
- Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
- Second Reading Passed with Amendments
- Third Reading Passed (46-0)
- First Reading Judiciary
- Hearing 4/2 at 1:00 p.m.
- Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
- Sponsored by:
- Chairman, Judicial Proceedings Comm.
- Bill indexed under the following Subjects:
- MOTOR VEHICLES -see also- ABANDONED VEH; OFF-RD. VEH.; TRUCK
- THEFT -see also- SHOPLIFTING
- Bill affects the following Statutes:
- Article - 27 Crimes and Punishments
- Bill Text:
First Reading (PDF),
Third Reading (PDF), Enrolled
- Fiscal Note:
- Number: 728356/1 (PDF) Offered on: February 17, 1998 at:
10:28 a.m. Status: Adopted
- Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
- February 19, 1998: Third Reading Passed (46-0)