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Justice Reinvestment Act - Criminal Penalties

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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
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
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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October 24, 2017 5:05 P.M.