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2015 Regular Session



Criminal Procedure - Expungement - Restorative Justice Programs

Sponsored by:

Senator Hough


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Adding community conferencing, community mediation, and similar agreements to the list of requirements for the entering of a nolle prosequi or stet for which a petition for expungement of court, police, and other governmental records may be filed; prohibiting the filing of a specified petition for expungement until community conferencing, community mediation, or specified other agreements are completed under specified circumstances; prohibiting expungement under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Hough, Raskin, Benson, Eckardt, McFadden, Muse, Pugh, and Ready
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0791
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Mediation -see also- Arbitration
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure

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October 24, 2017 4:48 P.M.