Parole; investigation prior to release. (HB2141)

Introduced By

Del. Jason Miyares (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Parole; investigation prior to release. Requires the Parole Board to contact the victim, replacing the current requirement to "endeavor diligently" to contact the victim, prior to making any decision to release any inmate on discretionary parole and allows the victim to present virtual testimony to the Board concerning the impact that the release of the prisoner will have on the victim. Read the Bill »

Status

01/12/2021: Awaiting a Vote in the Courts of Justice Committee

History

DateAction
01/12/2021Committee
01/12/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100663D
01/12/2021Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/19/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB2141)

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