2012 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Sponsored By:
Delegates K. Kelly, Kramer, Simmons, Howard, Aumann, Szeliga, Holmes, Afzali, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Burns, Cluster, Conway, DeBoy, Eckardt, Frank, Frush, Gaines, George, Glenn, Guzzone, Haddaway-Riccio, Hogan, James, Kach, Kaiser, Kipke, Krebs, Lafferty, McComas, McConkey, McDermott, McDonough, Minnick, Morhaim, Norman, Ready, Schulz, Sophocleus, Stocksdale, Vitale, Washington, and Wood
Crimes - Requirement to Report Death or Disappearance of Minor - Penalties


Requiring, under specified circumstances, a parent or other person who has permanent care or custody or responsibility for the supervision of a minor under a specified age to notify, within a specified period of time, the appropriate law enforcement agency that the minor is a missing child; requiring, under specified circumstances, a specified person to notify, within a specified period of time, the appropriate law enforcement agency or medical authority that the minor has died; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 2/9 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
Favorable with Amendments {322813/1 Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 4/3 at 1:00 p.m.

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate Kathy Afzali, District 4A
Delegate Susan L. M. Aumann, District 42
Delegate Gail H. Bates, District 9A
Delegate Wendell R. Beitzel, District 1A
Delegate Joseph C. Boteler, III, District 8
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate John W. E. Cluster, Jr., District 8
Delegate Norman H. Conway, District 38B
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio, District 37B
Delegate Patrick N. Hogan, District 3A
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Mary-Dulany James, District 34A
Delegate Wade Kach, District 5B
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Tony McConkey, District 33A
Delegate Michael A. McDermott, District 38B
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate H. Wayne Norman, Jr., District 35A
Delegate Justin Ready, District 5A
Delegate Kelly Schulz, District 4A
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Theodore Sophocleus, District 32
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Kathy Szeliga, District 7
Delegate Cathy Vitale, District 33A
Delegate Mary L. Washington, District 43
Delegate John F. Wood, Jr., District 29A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death.
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Law
( 3-608 , 3-609 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 322813/01     Offered on: March 6, 2012   at: 10:36 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 8, 2012: Third Reading Passed (137-0)