2009 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1090
Sponsored By:
Senators Muse, Forehand, Jacobs, Raskin, and Stone
Criminal Law - Third Degree Sexual Offense - Person in Position of Authority


Repealing the requirement that the prosecution of a misdemeanor offense of the prohibition against a specified person in a position of authority engaging in a sexual act or sexual contact with a minor, under specified circumstances, be instituted within 3 years after the offense was committed; prohibiting a specified person in a position of authority who is at least 6 years older than the victim from engaging in sexual contact, a sexual act; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 3/17 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Nancy Jacobs, District 34
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Child Care
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Private Schools
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Schools
Sexual Offenses
Sports and Recreation
State Employees
Statutes of Limitation

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 5-106 , 5-106 )
Criminal Law
( 3-301 , 3-307 , 3-308 )


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