2008 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 700
Sponsored By:
Delegates Shank, Dumais, Frank, Hecht, Kramer, McComas, McConkey, and Simmons
Domestic Violence - Violation of Protective Order - Active Electronic Monitoring


Authorizing the court, in a county that implements a global positioning satellite tracking system program, to suspend the sentence of a defendant convicted of failing to comply with specified relief granted in an interim, temporary, or final protective order and place the defendant under active electronic monitoring under specified conditions; requiring the defendant to pay specified fees established by the county under specified circumstances; 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 2/21 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Sue Hecht, District 3A
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Tony McConkey, District 33A
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Electronic Surveillance -see also- Wiretapping
Fees -see also- Devt Fees and Taxes; Reimbursement Rates
Parole and Probation
Protection Orders
Sentences -see also- Death Penalty

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Procedure
( 6-221 )
Family Law
( 4-509 )


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