2008 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Sponsored By:
Delegates King, Bromwell, Costa, Kach, Kipke, Krebs, Kullen, Love, Manno, McHale, Miller, Minnick, Ross, Schuler, Sophocleus, Tarrant, and Walker
Criminal Law - Child Abduction by Relative


Altering the elements of specified crimes involving the abducting, detaining, or harboring of a specified child by a relative to require that the violation include the intent to deprive the lawful custodian of the custody of the child; altering penalties; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.

Sponsored by:

Delegate James J. King, District 33A
Delegate Eric M. Bromwell, District 8
Delegate Robert A. Costa, District 33B
Delegate Wade Kach, District 5B
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Roger P. Manno, District 19
Delegate Brian K. McHale, District 46
Delegate Warren E. Miller, District 9A
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate Justin D. Ross, District 22
Delegate Todd Schuler, District 8
Delegate Theodore Sophocleus, District 32
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Child Custody
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Family Law -see also- Adoption; Annulment; Divorce; etc
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Family Law
( 9-304 , 9-305 , 9-307 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
Number: 492115/01     Offered on: March 4, 2008   at: 10:44 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 6, 2008: Third Reading Passed (136-0)