2008 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure
Sponsored By:
Senators Jacobs, Colburn, Harris, and Munson
Criminal Procedure - Legal Residency Status - Sentencing and Parole Considerations


Authorizing a hearing examiner or commissioner determining whether an inmate is suitable for parole, or the Maryland Parole Commission before entering into a predetermined parole release agreement, to consider whether the prisoner is lawfully present in the United States under federal law; authorizing an examiner, commissioner, or the Commission to make inquiry into whether a specified prisoner would be legally subject to deportation from the United States while on parole; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Nancy Jacobs, District 34
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Andrew P. Harris, District 7
Senator Donald F. Munson, District 2

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Federal Government
Parole and Probation
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Sentences -see also- Death Penalty

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Procedure
( 6-233 , 7-305 )


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