MD HB223 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future SB49


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-01-15 - Hearing 1/26 at 1:30 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Altering the definition of "person in a position of authority" for purposes of a certain prohibition against engaging in a sexual act, sexual contact, or vaginal intercourse with a minor to include an individual under contract with a child care facility, certain commercial or nonprofit instructional programs, sports, scouting, recreational activities, camps, religious institutions or any unit of government; prohibiting a certain violation from being considered a lesser included crime of another crime; etc.

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Criminal Law – Person in a Position of Authority – Sexual Offenses With a Minor



2021-01-15HouseHearing 1/26 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-13HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

HB223 (Carry Over) 2021-01-15 - Hearing 1/26 at 1:30 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Criminal Law3308(n/a)See Bill Text

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