Recently Enacted Laws Concerning The Municipal Courts

 

DATE
LEGISLATION
10/08/14
Establishes Standards for Pretrial Release, Creates Pretrial Services Program, Implements Proposed Constitutional Amendment for Pretrial Detention, Sets Time Limits for Pretrial Detention, and Authorizes Supreme Court to Revise Court Fees
10/03/14
Prohibits the Import, Sale, Purchase, Barter, or Possession of Ivory or Rhinoceros Horn, with Limited Exceptions
10/03/14
Enhances Penalty for Leaving the Scene of a Boating Accident
10/01/14
Authorizes Fine for Failure to Maintain Certain Vacant Properties; Redefines "Vacant and Abandoned" for Summary Foreclosure Purposes
01/29/14
Creates Crime of Cyber-Harassment
01/29/14
Clarifies that Impersonation Committed by any Means, Including Electronic Communications, is a Crime
01/29/14
Makes Driver's License Suspension Discretionary for First Offense of Driving Without Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance
01/28/14
Establishes Requirements for Motor Vehicle Stoplights
01/28/14
Permits a Child Who Moves Out of a School District Due to a Family Crisis to Remain Enrolled in That District
01/28/14
Prohibits Certain Advertising on Real Property and Related Structures Without Owner's Permission
01/24/14
Regulates the operation of certain autobuses
01/24/14
Permits Certain Officials to Possess Pepper Spray
01/24/14
Establishes Criminal Penalties for Killing, Injuring or Interfering with a Service Animal or Guide Dog
01/24/14
Prohibits Genital Mutilation of Females Under 18 Years
01/23/14
Authorizes Court to Credit a Person in Default of a Certain Court-Imposed Financial Obligations
01/23/14
Permits Municipal Court to Order Certain Offenders to Perform Community Service In Lieu of Payment of Penalty
09/10/13
Establishes a Conditional Dismissal Program in the Municipal Courts
08/22/13
Increases Civil and Criminal Penalties Involving Unstamped and Counterfeit Cigarettes and Cigarette Smuggling
08/19/13
Increases Penalties for Certain Weights and Measures Violations - Penalty Enforcement
08/19/13
Exempts Certain Persons From All-Terrain Vehicle Use Restrictions
08/19/13
Provides Exemptions to Restriction on Vehicle Spot Lamps
08/9/13
Revises Penalties for Animal Cruelty Offenses
08/8/13
Increases Fine for Failure to Keep Right on Roadways
07/23/13
Enhances Penalties for Talking or Texting on a Hand-Held Device While Driving
05/10/13
The "Human Trafficking Prevention, Protection, and Treatment Act"
05/08/13
Revises Certain Provisions of Farmland Assessment Law
04/9/13
Amends Law Regarding Prohibited Use of Tanning Facilities by Certain Minors
04/03/13
Prohibits Manufacture, Sale or Possession of Synthetic Marijuana
04/02/13
Exempts Certain Beach Bars From Noise Contral Standards
02/22/13
Revises Law Regarding Parking Privileges For Persons With a Disability
01/03/13
Provides Protections For Individuals With Developmental Disabilities Residing In Community Care Residences

 

 

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