2013 Regular Session



Truth in Sentencing Task Force

Sponsored by:

Delegate Simmons


In the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing a Truth in Sentencing Task Force; providing for the membership and duties of the Task Force; providing for the staffing of the Task Force; requiring the Governor to appoint the chair of the Task Force; prohibiting a member of the Task Force from receiving compensation; authorizing a member of the Task Force to receive reimbursement for specified expenses; requiring the Task Force to report findings and recommendations to the General Assembly on or before December 31, 2013; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Simmons and Kramer
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0681 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2013
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Public Safety
Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Parole and Probation
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of

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