MD HB742 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 26-0)
Status: Introduced on January 30 2020 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-01-30 - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibiting the placement of an inmate with a certain serious mental illness in certain restrictive housing with certain exceptions; prohibiting, under certain circumstances, the placement of a certain inmate in restrictive housing for more than 15 days; requiring a certain inmate to be provided with certain daily assessments; requiring the managing official of a correctional facility to require certain steps be taken before and during an inmate's placement in restricting housing; etc.

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Corrections - Restrictive Housing - Serious Mental Illness - Assessments (Restrictive Housing Reform Act)



2020-01-30HouseHearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-01-30HouseFirst Reading Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

SB1002 (Crossfiled) 2020-02-07 - First Reading Senate Rules


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Correctional Services9614(n/a)See Bill Text
Correctional Services9614.2(n/a)See Bill Text

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