2010 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 854
Sponsored By:
The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Conway, Mathias, Busch, Carter, G. Clagett, Davis, Ivey, Kelly, Minnick, Schuler, Simmons, Valderrama, Vaughn, Frank, Aumann, George, Jennings, McComas, Olszewski, Shank, Smigiel, Stifler, McConkey, Barnes, Conaway, Dumais, Kramer, Rosenberg, Anderson, Dwyer, Levi, Ramirez, Hecht, Bobo, Carr, Frick, Glenn, Hucker, Kullen, Lee, Montgomery, Murphy, Niemann, Rice, Rudolph, and Schuh
Crimes - Sex Offenders - Notification, Registration, and Penalties


Increasing the maximum and mandatory minimum penalties for a person convicted of rape in the second degree of a child under the age of 13 years; increasing the maximum and mandatory minimum penalties for a person convicted of a sexual offense in the second degree against a child under the age of 13 years; altering requirements relating to the registration on a specified registry of individuals who have committed specified sex offenses; etc.

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.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Special Order 3/17 (Delegate Vallario) Adopted
Special Order 3/19 (Delegate Vallario) Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (138-0)
House Refuses to Concur - Senate Amendments
House Requests Senate Recede
Conference Committee Appointed
Delegates Dumais, Waldstreicher, and Frank
Conference Committee Report Adopted
Third Reading Passed (140-0)
Passed Enrolled
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Favorable with Amendments Report by Judicial Proceedings
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Floor Amendment (Senator Colburn)
Special Order later today (Senator Harris) Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Colburn) Withdrawn
Floor Amendment (Senator Colburn) Adopted
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (45-1)
Senate Refuses to Recede
Conference Committee Appointed
Senators Brochin, Haines, and Raskin
Conference Committee Report Adopted
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 175

Sponsored by:

Speaker, The
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Susan L. M. Aumann, District 42
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate Michael E. Busch, District 30
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Galen R. Clagett, District 3A
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Norman H. Conway, District 38B
Delegate Dereck E. Davis, District 25
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Don H. Dwyer, Jr., District 31
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate C. William Frick, District 16
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Sue Hecht, District 3A
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate J. B. Jennings, District 7
Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Gerron S. Levi, District 23A
Delegate James N. Mathias, Jr., District 38B
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Tony McConkey, District 33A
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Peter Murphy, District 28
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate John A. Olszewski, Jr., District 6
Delegate Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate David D. Rudolph, District 34B
Delegate Steven R. Schuh, District 31
Delegate Todd Schuler, District 8
Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36
Delegate Donna Stifler, District 35A
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Child Care
Computers -see also- Electronic Commerce; Electronic Govmnt.
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Electronic Government
Indigent Persons
International Affairs -see also- Foreign Trade
Interstate Affairs
Juvenile Causes
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Local Government Mandates
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Private Schools
Public Information
Public Schools
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Rules and Regulations
Sexual Offenses
Telecommunications -see also- Telephones

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Law
( 3-304 , 3-306 )
Criminal Procedure
( 11-701 , 11-702 , 11-702.1 , 11-703 , 11-704 , 11-704.1 , 11-704.2 , 11-705 , 11-706 , 11-707 , 11-708 , 11-709 , 11-710 , 11-712 , 11-713 , 11-714 , 11-717 , 11-718 , 11-721 , 11-723 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Attorney General Letter: Available
Number: 692212/02     Offered on: March 16, 2010   at: 11:23 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 153023/01     Offered on: April 10, 2010   at: 11:37 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 418870/01     Offered on: April 8, 2010   at: 1:53 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 903422/01     Offered on: April 10, 2010   at: 11:36 a.m.     Status: Withdrawn
Conference Committee Documents::
Report Number: 423224/1     Offered on: April 12, 2010   at: 10:32 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Amendment Number: 643926/2     Offered on: April 12, 2010   at: 10:32 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Judicial Proceedings
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 21, 2010: Third Reading Passed (138-0)
April 8, 2010: Third Reading Passed (140-0)
April 6, 2010: Third Reading Passed (45-1)
April 9, 2010: Third Reading Passed (47-0)