Constitutional amendment; limitations on power of the General Assembly, parole. (HJ66)

Introduced By

Del. Jason Ballard (R-Pearisburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate

Description

Constitutional amendment (first reference); limitations on power of the General Assembly; parole. Provides that, with the exception of the eligibility of a person convicted of a felony offense committed while such person was a juvenile, the General Assembly shall not enact any law authorizing the eligibility of a person convicted of a felony offense committed on or after January 1, 1995, and sentenced and committed to the Department of Corrections by a court under the laws of the Commonwealth for an early release from incarceration on discretionary parole. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2022Committee
01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102460D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/15/2022Left in Privileges and Elections

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