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Criminal Procedure - Revision of Sentence - Timing of Motion

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Authorizing a defendant who seeks a court to revise, modify, or reduce a sentence to file a specified motion at any time; authorizing a court to correct an illegal sentence or a sentence in case of fraud, mistake, or irregularity at any time; authorizing a court to revise a sentence in a specified manner at any time; requiring a decision that changes the original sentence to be in writing and state the reasons for the decision; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Conway
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Judicial Proceedings   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation

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