MD SB1034 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Introduced on February 17 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-26 - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibiting a person from intentionally causing physical injury to another if the person knows or has reason to know that the other is an official, an umpire, a referee, or a judge officiating at a sporting event; authorizing a police officer to arrest a person without a warrant if the police officer has probable cause to believe that the person has committed a certain assault; and establishing a violation of the Act is a misdemeanor with a penalty of up to 10 years in prison or a fine of up $2,500 or both.

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Criminal Law - Felony Second Degree Assault - Sports Official



2020-02-26SenateHearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-26SenateRereferred to Judicial Proceedings
2020-02-17SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules


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Criminal Law3203(n/a)See Bill Text

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