2011 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Sponsored By:
Delegates O'Donnell, Barve, Branch, Haddaway-Riccio, and Hammen
Crimes - Food Service Facility - Rodenticide Placed on Food Prepared for Human Consumption


Expanding the crime of contaminating food with poison to include the knowing placement of a rodenticide on or in contact with food that will be prepared for human consumption in a food service facility.

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 Health and Government Operations
Motion Rules Suspended for late introduction (Delegate O'Donnell) Adopted (133-0)
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
Motion Rules Suspended Referred (Delegate O'Donnell) Adopted (129-0)
Referred Health and Government Operations
Hearing 3/24 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations Withdrawn
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Anthony J. O'Donnell, District 29C
Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Talmadge Branch, District 45
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio, District 37B
Delegate Peter A. Hammen, District 46

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Hazardous and Toxic Substances -see also- Asbestos; Radiatn.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Pest Control

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Law
( 3-214 )
Health - General
( 21-301 , 21-301 )


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 :
Health and Government Operations
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 21, 2011: Motion Rules Suspended for late introduction (ODonnell) Adopted (133-0)
March 21, 2011: Motion Rules Suspended Referred (ODonnell) Adopted (129-0)