Law-enforcement officer, etc.; persons using abusive language towards guilty of misdemeanor. (SB143)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Crimes; punishment for using abusive language; penalty. Makes it a Class 3 misdemeanor to curse or abuse, under circumstances reasonably calculated to provoke a breach of the peace, law-enforcement or emergency personnel who are in the performance of their duties. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 064347724
01/10/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2006Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (10-Y 3-N)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB223.