MD HB1377 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 20 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-20 - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Pending: House Rules and Executive Nominations Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Prohibiting a person from intentionally causing physical injury to another if the person knows or has reason to know that the other is a pregnant individual; and providing that a person who violates the Act is guilty of felony assault in the second degree and is subject to imprisonment of up to 10 years or a fine of up to $5,000 or both.

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Title

Criminal Law - Assault - Pregnancy (Laura and Reid's Law)

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-20HouseFirst Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

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