2012 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure Prior Year Introduction As: HB 874/11 - JUD
Sponsored By:
Delegate Simmons
Truth in Sentencing Task Force


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, 2012; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

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


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered