Parole; investigation prior to release. (HB1761)

Introduced By

Del. John McGuire (R-Glen Allen) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)

Progress

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

Description

Parole; investigation prior to release. Provides that the Parole Board shall contact the victim prior to making any decision to release any inmate on discretionary parole. The bill provides that the term "victim" includes a spouse, parent, sibling, or legal guardian of a person who was the victim of a homicide. Read the Bill »

Status

12/21/2020: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee

History

DateAction
12/21/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101732D
12/21/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/21/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1761)

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