2010 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure
Sponsored By:
Delegates Conway, Anderson, Aumann, Barnes, Bates, Beitzel, Bohanan, Branch, Bronrott, Cane, Carter, G. Clagett, Conaway, DeBoy, Doory, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, Gaines, Griffith, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Haddaway, Heller, James, Jennings, Jones, Kramer, Krebs, Levy, Mathias, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, Mizeur, Proctor, Ramirez, Robinson, Rosenberg, Rudolph, Schuh, Shewell, Simmons, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, Valderrama, Vallario, and Wood
Criminal Procedure - Registered Sex Offenders - Restrictions on Pretrial Release and Inclusion on RAP Sheet


Prohibiting a District Court commissioner from authorizing the pretrial release of a defendant who is a registered sex offender; providing that a judge may authorize the pretrial release of a registered sex offender on suitable bail or other conditions or both; adding the imposition of lifetime sexual offender supervision as a reportable event that must be reported to the Criminal Justice Information System Central Repository; 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
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (136-0)
Returned Passed
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 4/6 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 184

Sponsored by:

Delegate Norman H. Conway, District 38B
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Susan L. M. Aumann, District 42
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Gail H. Bates, District 9A
Delegate Wendell R. Beitzel, District 1A
Delegate John L. Bohanan, Jr., District 29B
Delegate Talmadge Branch, District 45
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Galen R. Clagett, District 3A
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Ann Marie Doory, District 43
Delegate Don H. Dwyer, Jr., District 31
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate D. Page Elmore, District 38A
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway, District 37B
Delegate Henry B. Heller, District 19
Delegate Mary-Dulany James, District 34A
Delegate J. B. Jennings, District 7
Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, District 10
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Murray D. Levy, District 28
Delegate James N. Mathias, Jr., District 38B
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Tony McConkey, District 33A
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate James E. Proctor, Jr., District 27A
Delegate Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate David D. Rudolph, District 34B
Delegate Steven R. Schuh, District 31
Delegate Tanya T. Shewell, District 5A
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36
Delegate Richard A. Sossi, District 36
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Joseph F. Vallario, Jr., District 27A
Delegate John F. Wood, Jr., District 29A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
District Courts
Parole and Probation
Pretrial Detention or Release
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Sexual Offenses

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Procedure
( 5-202 , 10-215 , 10-215 , 10-215 , 10-229 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 252211/01     Offered on: March 16, 2010   at: 11:25 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Judicial Proceedings
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 19, 2010: Third Reading Passed (136-0)
April 7, 2010: Third Reading Passed (46-0)