2008 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 964
Sponsored By:
Senators Gladden and McFadden (By Request - Baltimore City Administration)
Criminal Procedure - Consecutive or Concurrent Sentence for Unlawful Possession of Regulated Firearm - Diminution Credit Eligibility


Decreasing the number of days per month that an inmate serving a term of confinement that includes a consecutive or concurrent sentence for a crime of possession of a regulated firearm by a person prohibited from possessing a regulated firearm is allowed as a deduction in advance from the inmate's term of confinement; making stylistic changes; 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 2/28 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 3/6 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Baltimore City Administration
Senator Nathaniel J. McFadden, District 45

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Parole and Probation
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Weapons -see also- Guns

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Correctional Services
( 3-704 , 5-133 )


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