2008 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 500
Sponsored By:
Delegates Kramer, Barkley, Heller, Kaiser, Kelly, Krebs, Lee, Levi, Manno, Montgomery, Myers, Simmons, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, and Weldon
Crimes - Financial Exploitation of Elderly - Penalty


Prohibiting a person from knowingly and willfully obtaining by deception, intimidation, or undue influence the property of an individual at least 75 years old, regardless of whether the person knows or reasonably should know the age of the individual, with intent to deprive the individual of the individual's property.

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 3/4 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

Sponsored by:

Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Henry B. Heller, District 19
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Gerron S. Levi, District 23A
Delegate Roger P. Manno, District 19
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate LeRoy E. Myers, Jr., District 1C
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher, District 18
Delegate Richard B. Weldon, Jr., District 3B

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Elderly Persons
Estates and Trusts
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation

Bill affects the following Statute:

Criminal Law
( 8-801 )


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: 682011/01     Offered on: March 20, 2008   at: 10:27 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 18, 2008: Third Reading Passed (136-0)