HB1313

Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Justice Reinvestment Act - Criminal Penalties

Sponsored by:

Speaker

Status:

In the House - Hearing 3/04 at 2:00 p.m. (Judiciary)


Synopsis:Increasing the maximum penalty for second degree murder from 30 years to 40 years; repealing mandatory minimum sentences for specified offenses involving distribution of a controlled dangerous substance; and altering the maximum penalties for specified offenses involving distribution of a controlled dangerous substance.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The Speaker (By Request - Justice Reinvestment Coordinating Council)
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB1006
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Dealers -see also- Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Murder
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(2-204, 5-607, 5-608, 5-609, 5-609.1)

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March 7, 2016 9:19 A.M.