Felonies; those considered accessories after the fact. (HB2162)

Introduced By

Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria)

Progress

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

Description

Those considered accessories after the fact. Provides that in the case of every felony, every accessory after the fact is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor. Currently certain blood relatives, etc., of the principal are not considered accessories. The proviso is also added that a violation of this section is a separate and distinct offense and is not a lesser-included offense of any other crime. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2007Committee
01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070397556
01/09/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2007Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/16/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2162)