2008 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure
Sponsored By:
Delegates McDonough, Ali, DeBoy, Elliott, Impallaria, Kipke, Krebs, Riley, and Sossi
Jessica's Law Part II - Truth in Sentencing


Prohibiting the earning of diminution credits to reduce the term of confinement of an inmate who is serving a sentence in a State or local correctional facility for committing first degree rape, second degree rape, first degree sexual offense, or second degree sexual offense against a child under the age of 13 years; 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 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate Rick Impallaria, District 7
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Richard A. Sossi, District 36

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Parole and Probation
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Sexual Offenses

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Correctional Services
( 3-702 , 11-502 )


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