2012 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 569
Sponsored By:
Delegates Kramer and W. Miller
Correctional Services - Limitation on Total Number of Diminution Credits - Violent Offenders and Sexual Offenders


Reducing the maximum total number of diminution credits that an inmate is allowed for a calendar month if the inmate's term of confinement includes a sentence for specified crimes.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Benjamin F. Kramer, District 19
Delegate Warren E. Miller, District 9A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Correctional Institutions -see also- Patuxent Institution
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Sexual Offenses

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Correctional Services
( 3-701 , 3-708 )


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