Geriatric, terminally ill, or permanently physically disabled prisoners; conditional release. (SB1786)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Conditional release of terminally ill prisoners. Makes eligible for consideration by the Parole Board for conditional release any person who is terminally ill and is serving a sentence imposed upon a conviction for a felony offense, other than a Class 1 felony. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/18/2019Presented and ordered printed 19105286D
01/18/2019Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/25/2019Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2019Committee substitute printed 19105842D-S1
01/28/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19105295D-S1
01/29/2019Read second time
01/29/2019Reading of substitute waived
01/29/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19105842D-S1
01/29/2019Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1786S1
01/30/2019Read third time and passed Senate (29-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1786S1)
02/04/2019Placed on Calendar
02/04/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/12/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
02/18/2019Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 2-N)
02/19/2019Left in Courts of Justice