2009 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 904
Sponsored By:
Delegates Levi, Anderson, Barnes, Braveboy, Burns, Conaway, Dumais, Gutierrez, Haynes, Healey, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Ramirez, Reznik, Riley, Robinson, Schuler, F. Turner, and Valderrama
Police and Court Records - Nonviolent Crimes - Expungement


Authorizing a person convicted of a nonviolent crime, with specified exceptions, who completed the sentence imposed for the conviction, including probation, to petition for the expungement of specified records maintained by the State or a political subdivision pertaining to the conviction after a specified period of time; prohibiting a person convicted of a specified nonviolent crime of a sexual nature from petitioning for the expungement of specified records; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Unfavorable Report by Judiciary Withdrawn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

Sponsored by:

Delegate Gerron S. Levi, District 23A
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Nathaniel T. Oaks, District 41
Delegate Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Todd Schuler, District 8
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Procedure
( 10-105 , 10-105 )


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