Corrections, Department of; earned sentence credits. (HB1532)

Introduced By

Del. Don Scott (D-Portsmouth)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Corrections; earned sentence credits. Establishes a four-level classification system for the awarding and calculation of earned sentence credits. The bill requires the calculation of earned sentence credits to apply retroactively to the entire sentence of any inmate who is confined in a state correctional facility and participating in the earned sentence credit system on July 1, 2020. This bill incorporates HB 1370. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2020Presented and ordered printed 20105202D
01/10/2020Referred to Committee on Public Safety
01/15/2020Assigned PS sub: Public Safety
01/30/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1532)
01/30/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 3-N)
01/30/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/31/2020Reported from Public Safety (13-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/02/2020Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/03/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/03/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 3-N)
02/03/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/05/2020Committee substitute printed to LIS only 20107650D-H1
02/05/2020Incorporates HB1370 (Campbell, J.L.)
02/05/2020Continued to 2021 in Courts of Justice
12/04/2020Left in Courts of Justice

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