2012 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure Prior Year Introduction As: SB 247/11 - JPR Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 391
Sponsored By:
Senators Raskin, Brinkley, Forehand, Getty, King, Klausmeier, Madaleno, and Peters
Criminal Procedure - Seizure and Forfeiture - Property Used in Human Trafficking


Authorizing a State or local law enforcement agency to seize specified property used or intended for use in connection with a violation of the law prohibiting human trafficking; creating the Anti-Human Trafficking Fund for specified purposes; specifying property that is subject to forfeiture; specifying conditions to exclude property from forfeiture; authorizing the seizure of property with or without a warrant under specified circumstances; applying the Act prospectively; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator David R. Brinkley, District 4
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Joseph M. Getty, District 5
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Attorney General
Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds.
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crime Control and Prevention, Governor's Office of
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Human Rights
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Liens -see also- Mechanics' Liens
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Personal Property
Real Property
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Search and Seizure
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Procedure
( 11-910 , 11-920 , 13-501 through 13-535 )
Criminal Law
( 11-303 )


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