MD HB1184 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on February 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-11 - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Altering a provision of law to require, rather than authorize, the Board of Public Works to pay certain compensation to an individual who has been erroneously convicted, sentenced, and confined; requiring certain compensation made by the Board to be in an amount equal to the greater of $50,000 for each year that the individual was in custody or the actual damages sustained by the individual, including any fines, governmental fees, costs, and restitution paid by the individual and determined to be owed to the individual; etc.

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Compensation to Individual Erroneously Convicted, Sentenced, and Confined or Whose Conviction or Adjudication Is Reversed



2019-02-11HouseHearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Judiciary and Health and Government Operations


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