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2018 Regular Session



State Finance and Procurement – Grant to Individual Erroneously Convicted, Sentenced, and Confined

Sponsored by:

Senator Kelley


In the Senate - Hearing 2/28 at 3:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)

Synopsis:Altering a provision of law to require, rather than authorize, the Board of Public Works to pay a certain grant to a certain individual who has been erroneously convicted, sentenced, and confined; requiring a certain grant made by the Board to include at least $50,000 for each year that the individual was in custody, and a reasonable amount not exceeding $10,000 for payment of the individual's living expenses on release from confinement; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Kelley, Conway, Currie, Ferguson, Madaleno, McFadden, and Ramirez
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1225
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Budget and Taxation
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Income Tax
Job Training -see also- Continuing Education
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Public Works, Board of
Statutes:Article - State Finance and Procurement
(10-501, 10-502)
Article - Tax - General

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March 1, 2018 10:39 A.M.