2008 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 698
Sponsored By:
Delegates Levi, Anderson, Barnes, Bronrott, Cane, Cardin, Carr, Carter, V. Clagett, Davis, Dumais, Feldman, Glenn, Griffith, Gutierrez, Haynes, Hucker, Mizeur, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Ramirez, Reznik, Rice, Ross, Simmons, Tarrant, Taylor, Valderrama, Vaughn, and Walker
Criminal Procedure - Occupational Licenses or Certificates - Issuance of a Certificate of Relief from Disabilities


Requiring specified State departments that issue occupational licenses or certificates to follow specified procedures in deciding whether to issue a license or certificate to an applicant who has been issued a certificate of relief from disabilities; establishing specified procedures for a court, a review panel, or the Maryland Parole Commission to issue a certificate for relief from disabilities to an eligible offender who commits a nonviolent offense; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Gerron S. Levi, District 23A
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate William A. Bronrott, District 16
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Jill P. Carter, District 41
Delegate Virginia P. Clagett, District 30
Delegate Dereck E. Davis, District 25
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate Craig L. Rice, District 15
Delegate Justin D. Ross, District 22
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Agriculture, Department of
Circuit Courts
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
District Courts
Environment, Department of
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Human Resources, Department of
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest.
Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers` Licenses
Parole and Probation
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
State Police, Department of
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Correctional Services
( 6-112 )
Criminal Law
( 14-101 )
Criminal Procedure
( 6-301 , 6-302 , 6-303 , 6-304 , 6-305 , 6-306 , 6-307 , 6-308 , 6-309 , 8-105 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered