Juvenile offenders; eligibility for parole. (HB1745)

Introduced By

Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk) with support from co-patrons Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), and Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)

Progress

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

Description

Juvenile offenders; parole. Provides that any person sentenced to a term of life imprisonment for a single felony offense or multiple felony offenses committed while that person was a juvenile and who has served at least 25 years of such sentence, and any person who has active sentences that total more than 25 years for a single felony offense or multiple felony offenses committed while that person was a juvenile and who has served at least 25 years of such sentences, shall be eligible for parole. Amends § 19.2-387, § 19.2-389, § 19.2-391, § 53.1-136, § 53.1-165.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

12/20/2018: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee

History

DateAction
12/20/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102050D
12/20/2018Committee
12/20/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1391.

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