2009 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Prior Year Introduction As: HB 917/08 - JUD
Sponsored By:
Delegates Ramirez, Anderson, Barnes, Bobo, Levi, Rosenberg, Schuler, Smigiel, and Valderrama
Criminal Law - Offensive Physical Contact


Prohibiting a person from intentionally causing or attempting to cause minor offensive physical contact of a nonsexual nature to a specified adult or engaging in conduct intending to put a specified adult in fear of minor offensive physical contact of a nonsexual nature; providing specified exceptions; and making an offense subject to specified penalties.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Judiciary
Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate Gerron S. Levi, District 23A
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Todd Schuler, District 8
Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Commercial Law
( 10-201 , 10-201 )


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