Conditions of sentence suspension; allows credits to be applied toward reducing offender's time. (SB615)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)

Progress

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

Description

Conditions of sentence suspension, etc.; credits toward reducing length of probation.  Requires the Department of Corrections to develop a supervision plan for every offender placed on supervised probation and allows for credits to be applied toward reducing the offender's time on supervised probation by as much as one-half based on the achievement of goals established by the Department. The application of credits is to be determined by the chief probation and parole officer and does not require court action. Amends § 19.2-303, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/18/2010: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee

History

DateAction
01/15/2010Presented and ordered printed 10103374D
01/15/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2010Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/01/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB615)
02/03/2010Stricken at the request of Patron in Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB616.