2007 Regular Session

Sentences -see also- Death Penalty

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 33

  • Failed Legislation

    HB 115

    Status as of February 19, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Conaway
    Entitled
    Subsequent Sexual Offenders - Parole Elimination
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 207

    Status as of March 5, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Smigiel, Dwyer, George, Jennings, Jones, McComas, McDonough, Myers, Riley, Shank, and Sossi
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Cameras in the Courtroom - Criminal Sentencing Hearings
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 213

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 525

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Hecht, Barnes, Bobo, G. Clagett, Dumais, James, Jones, Kirk, Lawton, Lee, Montgomery, Pendergrass, Riley, Shank, Waldstreicher, Kelly, McComas, Myers, Stifler, and Weldon
    Entitled
    Child Sexual Abuse and Crimes of Violence
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 225

    Status as of February 13, 2007: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Rosenberg, Ali, Anderson, Benson, Bobo, Burns, Cane, Carter, Conaway, Dumais, Gaines, Gilchrist, Glenn, Goldwater, Gutierrez, Harrison, Haynes, Healey, Heller, Hixson, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Hucker, Jones, Kaiser, Kirk, Lawton, Lee, Manno, McIntosh, Mizeur, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Robinson, Stukes, Tarrant, Taylor, and Vaughn
    Entitled
    Criminal Law - Death Penalty - Repeal
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 300

    Status as of February 26, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Judiciary Committee (By Request - Maryland Judicial Conference)
    Entitled
    Courts - Violation of Condition of Probation or Suspension of Sentence - Notice or Warrant
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 368

    Status as of March 21, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Simmons and Dumais
    Entitled
    Crimes - Committing Crime of Violence in Presence of Minor - Penalties
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 390

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 601

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Simmons, Kelly, and Shank
    Entitled
    Sexual Offenders - Evaluation Before Sentencing
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 507

    Status as of March 5, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Prince George's County Delegation
    Entitled
    Prince George's County - Juvenile Offenses and Absences from School - Administrative and Criminal Penalties PG 317-07
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 548

    Status as of March 19, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Anderson, Ali, Barnes, Benson, Branch, Braveboy, Bronrott, Burns, Cane, Cardin, Carter, Conaway, Doory, Dumais, Glenn, Gutierrez, Harrison, Haynes, Howard, Hucker, Ivey, Jones, Kaiser, Krysiak, McIntosh, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Ramirez, Robinson, Rosenberg, Shewell, Stein, Stukes, Tarrant, Taylor, F. Turner, Valderrama, Vaughn, and Walker
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Substance Abuse - Diversion
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 571

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 563

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Levi, Ali, Anderson, Barkley, Barnes, Beidle, Benson, Carter, Conaway, Conway, Davis, DeBoy, Dumais, Elmore, Glenn, Haynes, Healey, Holmes, Hucker, Ivey, Jones, Kirk, Kullen, Lee, Manno, McComas, Montgomery, Oaks, Rice, Robinson, Ross, Schuh, Schuler, Smigiel, Stukes, Tarrant, Taylor, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, and Walker
    Entitled
    Truancy - Prohibition Against Issuance of Learner's Instructional Permit
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 584

    Status as of March 19, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McDonough, Impallaria, and Shewell
    Entitled
    Correctional Facilities - Offenders and Child Sexual Offenders - Diminution Credits
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 645

    Status as of March 5, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates McDonough, Boteler, Impallaria, and Shewell
    Entitled
    Crimes - Victim and Witness Intimidation - Death Penalty
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 713

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 496

    Sponsored By
    The Speaker (By Request - Administration and Attorney General) and Delegates James, Riley, Rosenberg, Ali, Anderson, Aumann, Barkley, Barnes, Bartlett, Barve, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Benson, Bohanan, Boteler, Branch, Bromwell, Bronrott, Burns, Cane, Cardin, Carter, G. Clagett, V. Clagett, Conway, Costa, Davis, DeBoy, Donoghue, Doory, Dumais, Eckardt, Elmore, Feldman, Frank, Frush, Gaines, George, Gilchrist, Glassman, Glenn, Griffith, Guzzone, Haddaway, Hammen, Haynes, Healey, Hecht, Heller, Hixson, Holmes, Howard, Hucker, Jameson, Jennings, Jones, Kach, Kelly, J. King, N. King, Kipke, Kirk, Kramer, Krysiak, Kullen, Lafferty, Lawton, Lee, Levi, Levy, Love, Malone, Manno, Mathias, McComas, McHale, McIntosh, McKee, Miller, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Murphy, Myers, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Proctor, Rice, Ross, Rudolph, Schuh, Schuler, Shank, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stein, Stifler, Stukes, Tarrant, Taylor, F. Turner, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, Walker, Weir, and Wood
    Entitled
    Maryland Gang Prosecution Act of 2007
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 930

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 495

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Shank, Barnes, Bartlett, Bates, Beidle, Beitzel, Bronrott, Conaway, Costa, Dwyer, Elliott, Elmore, Frank, George, Haddaway, Hecht, Kach, Kelly, J. King, Kipke, Krebs, Kullen, Levi, Levy, Love, McComas, McConkey, O'Donnell, Pena-Melnyk, Robinson, Schuh, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stukes, Stull, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, Weldon, and Vallario
    Entitled
    Jessica's Law - Sexual Offenses - Parole Eligibility and Mandatory Minimum Sentences
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 937

    Status as of March 24, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Shank, Hecht, Kelly, McComas, Myers, Stifler, and Weldon
    Entitled
    Criminal Law - Crimes of Violence - Sexual Abuse of a Minor and Continuing Course of Conduct with a Child
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Vetoed - Policy or Technical

    HB 992

    Status as of May 16, 2007: Vetoed by the Governor - Policy

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Anderson, Carter, Conaway, Lee, Love, and Rosenberg
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Drug-Related Offenses - Parole Eligibility for Second Offenders
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1063

    Status as of March 12, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Taylor, DeBoy, Feldman, Hubbard, Kaiser, Krebs, Manno, McKee, Miller, Minnick, Montgomery, Morhaim, Rice, and Vaughn
    Entitled
    Drunk and Drugged Driving - Subsequent Offender Penalties
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1066

    Status as of March 5, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Taylor, DeBoy, Hubbard, Hucker, Kaiser, Krebs, Lee, McKee, Minnick, Montgomery, Rice, and Vaughn
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Parole and Probation - Alcohol Monitoring Devices
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1195

    Status as of April 3, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Judiciary Committee (By Request - Departmental - Public Safety and Correctional Services)
    Entitled
    Local Correctional Facilities - Diminution Credits - Good Conduct
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1227

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 462

    Sponsored By
    Carroll County Delegation
    Entitled
    Carroll County - Pretrial and Work Release Programs
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 1317

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 647

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Anderson, Cane, Glenn, Gutierrez, Harrison, Hucker, McIntosh, Ramirez, Simmons, and Vallario
    Entitled
    Mandatory Minimum Sentences - Burglary and Daytime Housebreaking - Retroactive Effect
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 83

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 519

    Sponsored By
    Senator Zirkin
    Entitled
    Sexual Offenders - Evaluation Before Sentencing
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 136

    Status as of March 6, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Judicial Proceedings Committee (By Request - Maryland Judicial Conference)
    Entitled
    Courts - Violation of Condition of Probation or Suspension of Sentence - Notice or Warrant
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 170

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 524

    Sponsored By
    Senators Stone, Brochin, Colburn, Haines, Jacobs, and Mooney
    Entitled
    Child Sexual Abuse and Crimes of Violence
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 211

    Status as of March 19, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senators Gladden, Britt, Conway, Exum, Jones, Kelley, Lenett, Madaleno, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, and Raskin
    Entitled
    Criminal Law - Death Penalty - Repeal
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 213

    Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senators Colburn, Brochin, Harris, Hogan, Jacobs, Mooney, Munson, Robey, and Stone
    Entitled
    Corrections - First Degree Murder - Minimum Sentence
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 308

    Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Stone
    Entitled
    Crimes - Child Pornography - Mandatory Minimum Sentences
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 413

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 494

    Sponsored By
    Senators Jacobs, Astle, Brinkley, Colburn, DeGrange, Dyson, Edwards, Greenip, Haines, Harris, Hogan, Hooper, Kasemeyer, Kittleman, Klausmeier, Mooney, Munson, Muse, Peters, Pipkin, Robey, Simonaire, Stoltzfus, Stone, Zirkin, and Brochin
    Entitled
    Jessica's Law - Sexual Offenses - Parole Eligibility and Mandatory Minimum Sentences
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 519

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 562

    Sponsored By
    Senators Peters, Brochin, Jacobs, McFadden, Muse, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Simonaire, and Stone
    Entitled
    Truancy - Prohibition Against Issuance of Learner's Instructional Permit
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 563

    Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senators Haines, Brochin, Harris, Hooper, and Stone
    Entitled
    Criminal Law - Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Crime of Violence or a Felony
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 624

    Status as of February 7, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Gladden
    Entitled
    Criminal Procedure - Drug-Related Offenses - Repeal of Mandatory Minimum Sentences
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 632

    Status as of April 5, 2007: Bill is in the House - Second Reading Passed

    Sponsored By
    Senator Jacobs and the President (By Request - Administration and Attorney General) and Senators Brochin, Haines, Simonaire, and Stone
    Entitled
    Maryland Gang Prosecution Act of 2007
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 1003

    Status as of March 8, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Stone
    Entitled
    Criminal Law - Possession of Child Pornography - Enhanced Penalties
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings