MD SB341 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 13-1)
Status: Introduced on January 30 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-11 - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Modifying the circumstances under which a police officer is required to charge by citation for certain misdemeanor or local ordinance violations that have an imprisonment penalty of up to 90 days; modifying the categories of offenses for which a police officer is authorized to charge by citation; and modifying the circumstances under which a police officer may charge a defendant by citation.

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Criminal Procedure - Charging Procedures and Documents - Citation



2019-03-11SenateUnfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
2019-01-30SenateHearing 2/12 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-01-30SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings


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