Mandatory minimum punishment; limitation. (SB5046)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke) with support from co-patrons Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon), Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath), Sen. Ghazala Hashmi (D-Midlothian), Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth), and Sen. Joe Morrissey (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Limitation on mandatory minimum punishment. Provides that mandatory minimum punishments shall not apply to any sentence imposed for an offense committed on or after January 1, 2021. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
08/16/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200600D
08/16/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
08/20/2020Passed by indefinitely in Judiciary with letter (10-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)

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