MD SB874 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 13-1)
Status: Introduced on February 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-07 - Hearing 3/12 at 9:30 a.m.
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Establishing that certain inmates sentenced to life imprisonment for a crime committed on or after October 1, 2019, are not eligible for parole consideration until having served 25 years without application of diminution of confinement credits; requiring that a certain decision by the Maryland Parole Commission regarding parole of a certain inmate be transmitted to the Governor; etc.

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Crimes - Life Imprisonment - Parole Eligibility



2019-03-07SenateHearing 3/12 at 9:30 a.m.
2019-03-07SenateHearing canceled
2019-02-14SenateHearing 3/12 at 12:00 p.m.
2019-02-14SenateRereferred to Judicial Proceedings
2019-02-08SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules


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