2007 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety
Sponsored By:
Delegates James, Barkley, Bronrott, DeBoy, Donoghue, Dumais, Frank, Griffith, Guzzone, Heller, Hubbard, Kullen, McDonough, Montgomery, Morhaim, Niemann, Riley, Robinson, Shewell, Sossi, Stifler, and Tarrant
Public Safety - Criminal Gang Task Force and Database


Establishing a Criminal Gang Task Force within the Department of State Police; authorizing specified law enforcement agencies to be members of the Task Force; requiring the Department to develop and manage a statewide Criminal Gang Database to facilitate the exchange of information among federal, State, and local law enforcement agencies related to the location, membership, and activities of specified criminal gangs operating in the State; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/6 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Mary-Dulany James, District 34A
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate John P. Donoghue, District 2C
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Henry B. Heller, District 19
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Tanya Shewell, District 5A
Delegate Richard A. Sossi, District 36
Delegate Donna Stifler, District 35A
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Electronic Government
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
State Police, Department of

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Safety
( 2-901 , 2-902 , 2-903 , 2-904 , 2-905 , 2-906 )


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