Incarcerated persons; court orders credit for time served in jail pending trial. (HB38)

Introduced By

Del. Ed Scott (R-Culpeper)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Credit for time served discretionary with court. Provides that when a court orders credit for time served in jail pending trial, etc., it may order that no time or a portion of the time be deducted from the sentence of a term of confinement when a person violates his terms of bail and is incarcerated in a local correctional facility for a violation of his terms of bail pending his trial or appeal. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/05/2007Committee
12/05/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 087762716
12/05/2007Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/15/2008Impact statement from VCSC (HB38)
01/25/2008Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2008Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/28/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB38)
01/29/2008Assigned App. sub: Public Safety (Sherwood)
02/12/2008Left in Appropriations