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§ 11.901. Eligibility of victims

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 18 P.S. Crimes and OffensesEffective: September 9, 2022

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 18 P.S. Crimes and Offenses
Chapter 2. Crime Victims Act (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 9. Services (Refs & Annos)
Effective: September 9, 2022
18 P.S. § 11.901
§ 11.901. Eligibility of victims
<Section 16 of Act 2022, July 11, P.L. 775, No. 77, provides that the amendment of this section by that Act shall apply to claims where the crime occurred after April 7, 2023.>
A victim has the rights and is eligible for the services under sections 201 and 9021 only if the victim reported the crime to law enforcement authorities without unreasonable delay after the occurrence of the crime or the discovery of the occurrence of the crime, unless the victim had a reasonable excuse not to do so.

Credits

1998, Nov. 24, P.L. 882, No. 111, § 901, imd. effective. Amended 2022, July 11, P.L. 775, No. 77, § 12, effective in 60 days [Sept. 9, 2022].

Footnotes

18 P.S. §§ 11.201, 11.902.
18 P.S. § 11.901, PA ST 18 P.S. § 11.901
Current through 2022 Regular Session Act 114. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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