2007 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 793
Sponsored By:
Delegates Shank, McKee, Myers, and Weldon
Crimes - Abduction of Children - Public Places


Prohibiting a person from persuading or enticing, or aiding in persuading or enticing, a person under the age of 16 years from a public place for purposes of prostitution or specified sex-related crimes; and prohibiting a person from secreting or harboring, or aiding in secreting or harboring, a person under the age of 16 years taken from a public place in a specified manner.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate Robert A. McKee, District 2A
Delegate LeRoy E. Myers, Jr., District 1C
Delegate Richard B. Weldon, Jr., District 3B

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Sexual Offenses

Bill affects the following Statute:

Criminal Law
( 11-305 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered