2012 Regular Session


File Code: Courts and Court Personnel - Local
Sponsored By:
Delegates Alston and Braveboy
District Court - Prince George's County - Masters for Traffic Offenses


Requiring the judges of the District Court in Prince George's County to appoint one or more masters to hear nonincarcerable violations of the Maryland Vehicle Law; providing for standards applicable to a master under the Act; requiring a master under the Act to be a member of good standing of the Maryland Bar; establishing the powers and duties of a master under the Act; establishing requirements for hearings held under the Act; authorizing a defendant to file exceptions and have a hearing; providing for funding; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/7 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Tiffany T. Alston, District 24
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Court of Appeals
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
District Courts
Prince George's County
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Traffic Regulation

Bill affects the following Statute:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 1-604 )


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