2012 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 796
Sponsored By:
Senator Gladden
Correctional Services - Inmates - Video Visitation Program


Requiring the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services to establish a specified video visitation program under which a specified inmate may visit with specified persons via Internet video under specified circumstances; requiring the Department to establish an approval process and guidelines for specified organizations to provide Internet video access to specified persons; requiring the Department to establish a fee for participation in a video visitation program; etc.

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:

Correction, Division of
Correctional Institutions -see also- Patuxent Institution
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Nonprofit Organizations
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Public Safety and Correctional Services, Department of
Rules and Regulations
Telecommunications and Information Technology

Bill affects the following Statute:

Correctional Services
( 10-1001 through 10-1005 )


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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered