SB0531

Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Inmates - Life Imprisonment - Parole Reform

Sponsored by:

Senator McFadden

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Repealing specified provisions that provide that inmates serving a term of life imprisonment may be paroled only with the Governor's approval, subject to specified provisions; repealing specified provisions that require specified parole decisions to be transmitted to the Governor under specified circumstances; repealing specified provisions that authorize the Governor to disapprove specified parole decisions in a specified manner; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators McFadden, Kelley, and Muse
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0882
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0111 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Governor
Parole and Probation
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Statutes:Article - Correctional Services
(4-305, 7-301)

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March 3, 2016 12:03 P.M.