2011 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 173
Sponsored By:
The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Anderson, Arora, Barkley, Clippinger, Davis, Dumais, Lee, Mitchell, Niemann, Reznik, Waldstreicher, and Wilson
Criminal Law - Diminution Credits - Possession of a Regulated Firearm by Person Convicted of Crime of Violence


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 specified person prohibited from possessing a regulated firearm is allowed as a deduction in advance from the inmate's term of confinement; 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 3/8 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Speaker, The
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Sam Arora, District 19
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Luke Clippinger, District 46
Delegate Dereck E. Davis, District 25
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Keiffer J. Mitchell, Jr., District 44
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher, District 18
Delegate C. T. Wilson, District 28

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

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

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Correctional Services
( 3-704 )
Public Safety
( 5-133 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered