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2019 Regular Session
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Overview
At the request of: (at the request of Senate Interim Committee on Judiciary)
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Bill Title: Relating to pardons.
Catchline/Summary: Directs Governor or designee to notify presiding judge of circuit court of county of conviction within 10 days of granting pardon.
Directs Governor or designee to review pardons granted within five years prior to effective date of Act and notify presiding judge of circuit court of county of conviction. Directs presiding judge to, upon receipt of notification, issue order sealing record of conviction and other official records of case. Exempts from sealing records related to pardon. Authorizes person granted pardon more than five years before effective date of Act to request that Governor initiate process of sealing records.
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Fiscal Impact: Has Minimal Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In House Committee
Current Committee: House Committee On Judiciary
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Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations: Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents
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