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Correctional Services - Restrictive Housing - Limitations

Sponsored by:

Senator Lee


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting a correctional facility from placing an inmate in restrictive housing for more than 15 consecutive days or a total of 20 days in a 60-day period, with specified exceptions; establishing specified protections for inmates who are placed in restrictive housing; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Lee, Currie, Ferguson, Kelley, Pinsky, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1001
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Correctional Institutions -see also- Patuxent Institution
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Elderly Persons -see also- Vulnerable Adults
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Gender -see also- Women
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Mental and Behavioral Health
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Sexual Orientation
Statutes:Article - Correctional Services
(9-614, 9-616)

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November 28, 2017 1:14 P.M.