SB0526

Find a 2015 Bill:

2015 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Maryland Second Chance Act of 2015

Sponsored by:

Senator Raskin

Status:

In the House - Favorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary


Synopsis:Authorizing a person to petition the court to shield court records and police records relating to specified convictions at a specified time; providing that, if a person is convicted of a new crime during a specified time period, the original conviction is not eligible for shielding unless the new conviction becomes eligible for shielding; providing that a person is not eligible for shielding if the person is a defendant in a pending criminal proceeding; authorizing the court to grant a specified petition for good cause; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Raskin, Hough, Conway, Benson, Feldman, Ferguson, Gladden, Guzzone, Kasemeyer, King, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, McFadden, Middleton, Montgomery, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Ramirez, Ready, Salling, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0244
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee HearingJudiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Child Care
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Criminal Background Investigations
Disclosure
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Electronic Government
Ex-Offenders
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Hearings
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Notices
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Petitions
Privacy
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Officials -see also- Atty Gen; Compt; Coun Admin; etc
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
State Employees
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Volunteers -see also- Maryland Service Corps
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
(10-301 through 10-306)
Article - General Provisions
(4-327)

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November 20, 2015 7:24 P.M.