2013 Regular Session



Criminal Procedure - District Court - Stay of Sentence Pending Appeal

Sponsored by:

Delegate Anderson


In the House - Hearing 1/29 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the District Court, if a person is convicted of a crime in District Court, to stay any sentence imposed that includes an unserved, nonsuspended period of imprisonment until the time for filing an appeal has expired and, if an appeal is filed, during the pendency of the appeal under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Anderson, Vallario, Carter, Conaway, Dumais, Glenn, and Smigiel
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
District Courts
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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