HB 2826 Resisting arrest.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Resisting arrest. Provides that any person who intentionally prevents or attempts to prevent a law-enforcement officer from lawfully arresting him, with or without a warrant, is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor. The crime is defined as fleeing from a law-enforcement officer when (i) the officer applies physical force to the person, or (ii) the officer communicates to the person that he is under arrest and (a) the officer has the legal authority and the immediate physical ability to place the person under arrest, and (b) a reasonable person who receives such communication knows or should know that he is not free to leave. This bill is identical to SB 1336.

Full text:
01/17/03  House: Presented & ordered printed 039838838  pdf | impact statement
02/01/03  House: Committee substitute printed 031829838-H1  pdf
02/27/03  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2826ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/27/03  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0805)  pdf

01/17/03  House: Presented & ordered printed 039838838
01/17/03  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/31/03  House: Reported from C. J. with substitute (17-Y 4-N)
02/01/03  House: Committee substitute printed 031829838-H1
02/01/03  House: Read first time
02/03/03  House: Read second time
02/03/03  House: Committee substitute agreed to 031829838-H1
02/03/03  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute 031829838-H1
02/04/03  House: Read third time and passed House (86-Y 13-N)
02/04/03  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (86-Y 13-N)
02/04/03  House: Communicated to Senate
02/05/03  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/03  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/10/03  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N)
02/11/03  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (40-Y 0-N)
02/11/03  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/03  Senate: Read third time
02/12/03  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/03  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (40-Y 0-N)
02/27/03  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2826ER)
03/05/03  House: Enrolled
03/05/03  House: Signed by Speaker
03/06/03  Senate: Signed by President
03/20/03  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 805 (effective 7/1/03)
03/27/03  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0805)