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Criminal Procedure - Expungement - Convictions

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Delegate Rosenberg


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Synopsis:Authorizing a person to file a petition for expungement of a police or court record if the person was convicted of a crime other than a specified nuisance crime or a crime of violence and was under the age of 35 years at the time of the conviction; and specifying that a petition for expungement based on the conviction of a crime under the Act may not be filed within 10 years after the conviction or satisfactory completion of the sentence, including probation, that was imposed for the conviction, whichever is later.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Rosenberg, Carter, and Oaks
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Judiciary   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records

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