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Correctional Services - Diminution Credits - Sentence of 30 Days or Less

Sponsored by:

Senator Shank


In the Senate - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting the earning of diminution credits to reduce the term of confinement of an inmate committed to the custody of the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services or sentenced to a term of imprisonment in a local correctional facility who is serving a sentence of 30 days or less; and applying the Act prospectively.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Shank and Jacobs
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
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Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Correctional Institutions -see also- Patuxent Institution
Local Government Mandates
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of

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October 24, 2017 1:56 P.M.