Geriatric prisoners; conditional release, persons subject to protective order, ineligible. (SB561)

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Conditional release of geriatric prisoners; persons subject to protective orders ineligible. Provides that a prisoner who was convicted of a felony act of violence and who was subject to a protective order at the time of the offense is ineligible for conditional release from prison due to age if the victim of the felony offense was the protected person under the protective order. Read the Bill »


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01/08/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103606D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/17/2014Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with amendment (12-Y 0-N)
01/20/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/21/2014Read second time
01/21/2014Reading of amendment waived
01/21/2014Committee amendment agreed to
01/21/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended SB561E
01/21/2014Printed as engrossed 14103606D-E
01/22/2014Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/24/2014Placed on Calendar
01/24/2014Read first time
01/24/2014Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/13/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB561E)
02/14/2014Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #2
02/17/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 1-N)
02/21/2014Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with amendment (18-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2014Read second time
02/25/2014Read third time
02/25/2014Committee amendment agreed to
02/25/2014Engrossed by House as amended
02/25/2014Passed House with amendment (83-Y 14-N)
02/25/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (83-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2014House amendment agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
03/03/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB561ER)
03/03/2014Signed by Speaker
03/06/2014Signed by President
04/07/2014Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/22/2014Placed on Calendar
04/23/2014Senate rejected Governor's recommendation #1 (4-Y 35-N)
04/23/2014Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation #2 (28-Y 10-N 1-A)
04/23/2014House rejected Governor's recommendation #2 (29-Y 65-N)
04/23/2014VOTE: REJECTED (29-Y 65-N)
04/23/2014Communicated to Governor
05/23/2014G Vetoed by Governor


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 8 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB868.