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2014 Regular Session
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Bill Title: Relating to crime; declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Allows Department of Corrections inmates to receive credit for time served for presentence incarceration after arrest for lesser included offense, greater inclusive offense or crime committed during same criminal episode as sentencing crime.
Authorizes sentencing judge to allow presentence incarceration credit for time served in jail when inmate is also in custody for other sentence. Applies to sentencing proceedings occurring on or after effective date of Act. Provides that inmate shall receive credit for time served in jail before sentence, and time served as part of probation sentence, if probation imposed as downward dispositional departure is revoked. Applies to revocation proceedings occurring on or after effective date of Act. Provides that inmate shall receive credit for time served in jail before sentence and time served as part of conditional discharge probation if probation is revoked. Allows inmate to receive credit for time served in jail before entering diversion program or specialty court program, and time served for violating conditions of program, if inmate is terminated from program unless judge expressly orders otherwise. Adds electronic mail address and cellular telephone number to list of personal identifiers of victim or witness subject to restricted discovery. Allows law enforcement to notify victim in matters relating to victim's rights via electronic mail or cellular telephone text message with written consent of victim. Allows probationer or court to object to supervising officer's proposed modification to special conditions of probation. Provides that possession, delivery or manufacture of controlled substance constituting commercial drug offense must be for controlled substance other than marijuana or marijuana product. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In House Committee
Current Committee: Joint Committee On Ways and Means
Current Subcommittee: Joint Committee On Ways and Means Subcommittee On Public Safety
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Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations: Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents
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