HB0520

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Correctional Services - Murder - Diminution Credits

Sponsored by:

Delegate Wilson, B.

Status:

In the House - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Prohibiting the earning of diminution credits to reduce the term of confinement of an inmate who is serving a sentence for murder in the first degree or murder in the second degree in a State or local correctional facility; and providing for the prospective application of the Act.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates B. Wilson, Cluster, Kittleman, McComas, Parrott, Rey, Rose, and Shoemaker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0447
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Murder
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Correctional Services
(11-502, 3-702)

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February 15, 2017 4:32 P.M.