Virginia Criminal Sentencing Commission; recidivism rate for certain released federal prisoners. (HB1105)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Criminal Sentencing Commission; recidivism rate for certain released federal prisoners; report. Directs the Virginia Criminal Sentencing Commission to calculate annually the recidivism rate of federal prisoners released by the U.S. Bureau of Prisons on or after October 30, 2015, and before November 3, 2015, whose sentences were retroactively reduced pursuant to changes in the federal sentencing guidelines. The Commission shall report the annually calculated recidivism rate to the Chairmen of the House and Senate Committees for Courts of Justice by December 31 of each year or, if the Commission was unable to acquire the necessary information to perform the calculation, the Commission shall report any information regarding such recidivism rate that the Commission was able to acquire. The bill has an expiration date of January 1, 2018. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2016Committee
01/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103519D
01/13/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2016Assigned to sub: Criminal Law
01/20/2016Assigned App. sub: Criminal Law
01/20/2016Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/03/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1105)
02/03/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 0-N)
02/10/2016Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2016Read first time
02/15/2016Read second time
02/15/2016Committee amendments agreed to
02/15/2016Engrossed by House as amended HB1105E
02/15/2016Printed as engrossed 16103519D-E
02/16/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1105E)
02/29/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2016Read third time
03/02/2016Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2016Enrolled
03/04/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1105ER)
03/04/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1105ER)
03/04/2016Signed by Speaker
03/07/2016Signed by President
03/08/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, April 11, 2016
03/08/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/8/2016
03/08/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016
03/11/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 394 (effective 7/1/16)
03/11/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0394)
03/11/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text reprinted (CHAP0394)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 25 seconds.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.



Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): MR. BELL.

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville): MR. SPEAKER, I MOVE AMENDMENTS.

[Unknown]: QUESTIONS ON ADOPTION OF THE COMMITTEE AMENDMENT. THOSE IN FAVOR SAY AYE. OPPOSED, NO. AMENDMENT IS AGREED TO.

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville): MR. SPEAKER, MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE, THIS IS A SECTION ONE BILL THAT HAS VIRGINIA CRIMINAL SENTENCING STUDYING THE RECIDIVISM RATE FOR THE FEDERAL SYSTEM. I HOPE IT BE THE PLEASURE OF THE HOUSE TO ENGROSS THE BILL AND PASS IT TO THIRD READING.