2012 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 656
Sponsored By:
Senator King
Correctional Services - Limitation on Total Number of Diminution Credits - Single Sentence for Crime of Violence


Providing that a limit on the deduction from a term of confinement that a specified inmate may earn applies to a single sentence as well as to a consecutive or concurrent sentence.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

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

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Correctional Services
( 3-701 , 3-704 )


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