- Criminal Procedure - Probation Before Judgment - Facts Justifying a Finding of Guilt and Suspension of Sentence
- Sponsored by
- Delegates W. Fisher, Feldmark, Ivey, Lehman, J. Lewis, Moon, Pena-Melnyk, Shetty, Washington, and Wilkins
- In the House - Hearing 1/28 at 1:00 p.m.
- Fiscal and Policy Note
Authorizing a court to stay the entering of judgment, defer further proceedings, and place a certain defendant on probation subject to reasonable conditions if the court finds facts justifying a finding of guilt; repealing a requirement that the certain written consent of the defendant to the probation before judgment occur after a determination of guilt or acceptance of a nolo contendere plea; and authorizing a court to suspend a portion or all of a certain sentence as a condition of a probation before judgment.
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