MD HB180 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carryover of previous HB272


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-12-23 - Hearing 1/21 at 1:30 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Establishing a certain mitigating factor in a certain juvenile court proceeding against a child for a certain violation if the violation involved or arose out of sexting; requiring and authorizing the juvenile court to take certain actions in making a certain disposition on a certain finding; prohibiting the juvenile court from taking certain actions in making a certain disposition on a certain finding; establishing a certain affirmative defense under certain circumstances; etc.

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Juveniles - Sexting



2020-12-23HouseHearing 1/21 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

HB272 (Carry Over) 2020-03-13 - Referred Judicial Proceedings


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Courts and Judicial Proceedings38A-19(n/a)See Bill Text
Courts and Judicial Proceedings38A-35(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law11203(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law11207(n/a)See Bill Text
Criminal Law11208(n/a)See Bill Text

Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments