2009 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety
Sponsored By:
Delegate Conaway
Parole Elimination and Restrictions on Pretrial Release - Cases Involving Victim 35 Years Older Than Defendant


Eliminating parole eligibility for an inmate who is serving a term of imprisonment for a crime of violence involving a victim who was at least 35 years older than the inmate; prohibiting a District Court commissioner from authorizing the pretrial release of a defendant charged with a crime of violence involving a victim who is at least 35 years older than the defendant; 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 House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Judiciary
Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
District Courts
Elderly Persons
Parole and Probation
Pretrial Detention or Release
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Correctional Services
( 7-301 )
Criminal Procedure
( 5-202 )


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