VA HB1761 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on December 21 2020 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-02-05 - Left in Courts of Justice
Pending: House Courts of Justice Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]

Summary

Parole; investigation prior to release. Provides that the Parole Board shall contact the victim prior to making any decision to release any inmate on discretionary parole. The bill provides that the term "victim" includes a spouse, parent, sibling, or legal guardian of a person who was the victim of a homicide.

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Title

Parole; investigation prior to release.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-02-05HouseLeft in Courts of Justice
2020-12-21HouseReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2020-12-21HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101732D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
531155(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources


Bill Comments

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