2007 Regular Session


File Code: Family Law
Sponsored By:
Delegates Braveboy, Robinson, Benson, Frush, Glenn, Griffith, Howard, Hucker, Ivey, Jameson, Manno, McComas, Mizeur, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Rice, Tarrant, and Valderrama
Criminal Procedure - Domestic Violence - Mandatory Anger Management or Batterer Intervention


Requiring specified persons charged with or convicted of specified crimes of domestic violence to participate in an anger management program or a batterer intervention program under specified circumstances; authorizing the Maryland Parole Commission to require specified parolees to participate in an anger management program or a batterer intervention program as a condition of parole under specified circumstances; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Cheryl Glenn, District 45
Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Sally Jameson, District 28
Delegate Roger Manno, District 19
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Heather Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Joseline Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
District Courts
Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Mental Health
Parole and Probation
Pretrial Detention or Release
Protection Orders
Sexual Offenses

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Correctional Services
( 6-225.1 , 7-309 )
Criminal Procedure
( 5-201 )
Family Law
( 4-506 )


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