2010 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure
Sponsored By:
Delegates Smigiel, Aumann, Bates, Boteler, Conaway, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, George, Haddaway, Kach, Kelly, Kramer, Krebs, McComas, McDonough, Miller, Norman, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, and Walkup
Criminal Procedure - Wiretapping - Evidence of Sexual Offense Against or Sexual Abuse of a Child


Authorizing a wire, oral, or electronic communication that is intercepted showing evidence of a sexual offense in the first or second degree if the victim is under a specified age or sexual abuse of a minor if the victim is under a specified age to be received in evidence in a criminal proceeding against a defendant being prosecuted for the offense.

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 Judiciary
Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36
Delegate Susan L. M. Aumann, District 42
Delegate Gail H. Bates, District 9A
Delegate Joseph C. Boteler, III, District 8
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Don H. Dwyer, Jr., District 31
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate D. Page Elmore, District 38A
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway, District 37B
Delegate Wade Kach, District 5B
Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Warren E. Miller, District 9A
Delegate H. Wayne Norman, District 35A
Delegate Steven R. Schuh, District 31
Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate Tanya T. Shewell, District 5A
Delegate Theodore Sophocleus, District 32
Delegate Richard A. Sossi, District 36
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Paul S. Stull, District 4A
Delegate Mary Roe Walkup, District 36

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Sexual Offenses

Bill affects the following Statute:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 10-405 )


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