SB0786

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Criminal Procedure - Crimes of Violence Involving Firearms - Diminution Credits, Parole, and Plea Agreements

Sponsored by:

Senator Pipkin

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Prohibiting the earning of diminution credits to reduce the term of confinement of an inmate who is serving a sentence for a specified crime of violence involving a firearm in a State or local correctional facility; eliminating parole eligibility for a person who is serving a term of confinement for a specified crime of violence involving a firearm; prohibiting a person who has been convicted of a specified crime of violence involving a firearm from entering into a plea agreement; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Pipkin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0424
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Correctional Institutions -see also- Patuxent Institution
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Guns
Parole and Probation
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Pleas
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment
Weapons -see also- Guns
Statutes:Article - Correctional Services
(11-502, 3-702, 7-301)
Article - Criminal Procedure
(6-234)

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October 2, 2015 9:13 A.M.