2010 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Prior Year Introduction As: SB 360/09 - JPR Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 457
Sponsored By:
Senator Gladden
Crimes - Elder Abuse or Neglect - Increased Penalties and Restrictions on Pretrial Release (The John H. Taylor Act)


Altering the penalties for the crime of causing abuse or neglect of a vulnerable adult in the first or second degree; prohibiting a District Court commissioner from authorizing the pretrial release of a defendant charged with causing abuse or neglect of a vulnerable adult in the first or second degree; providing that a judge may authorize the pretrial release of the defendant on specified conditions; 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 2/9 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings Withdrawn
House Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
District Courts
Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Elderly Persons
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Pretrial Detention or Release
Sexual Offenses
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Law
( 3-604 , 3-604 , 3-605 , 3-605 )
Criminal Procedure
( 5-202 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Judicial Proceedings