Virginia Parole Board; increases membership, records, monthly report. (SB135)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Parole Board; membership; records; report. Increases from five to 11 the number of members to be appointed to the Virginia Parole Board (the Board). The bill requires the Board to (i) include in its monthly report regarding actions taken by the Board on the parole of prisoners the number of votes in favor of granting or denying parole of each prisoner and (ii) ensure that any records, reports, or other documents used to determine a person's suitability for parole be made available for review by such person or his counsel pursuant to Board regulations. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


01/08/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee


01/08/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100262D
01/08/2022Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/26/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB135)
02/04/2022Continued to 2023 in Rehabilitation and Social Services (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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