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SB 0667 - Criminal Records - Shielding - Nonviolent Convictions
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Sponsor: Senator Verna L. Jones-Rodwell, District 44
Last Action: 3/23/2012 - S Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Senate Committee: Senate Committee on Judicial Proceedings
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-SB 667
2012 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 667

File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 652
Sponsored By:
Senator Jones-Rodwell (By Request - Task Force on Prisoner Reentry) and Senator Frosh
Entitled:
Criminal Records - Shielding - Nonviolent Convictions

Synopsis:

Requiring that court records and police records relating to a conviction be shielded automatically at a specified time, depending on whether the conviction is for a misdemeanor or a felony; prohibiting the Maryland Judiciary Case Search from in any way referring to the existence of records shielded in accordance with the Act; requiring a custodian of records to deny inspection of criminal records and police records relating to the conviction of a crime that has been shielded under the Act; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
2/3
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
2/8
Hearing 3/1 at 1:00 p.m.
3/23
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Verna L. Jones-Rodwell, District 44
Senator Brian E. Frosh, District 16
Prisoner Reentry, Task Force on

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Electronic Government
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Privacy
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Procedure
( 10-301 through 10-305 )
State Government
( 10-616 )

Documents

All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Senate
Judicial Proceedings