CS/SB 228: Mandatory Minimum Sentences
GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice ; Bean ; Bradley ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Evers
Mandatory Minimum Sentences; Deleting aggravated assault from the list of convictions which carry a minimum term of imprisonment if during the commission of the offense the convicted person possessed a firearm or destructive device; deleting aggravated assault from the list of convictions which carry a minimum term of imprisonment if during the commission of the offense the convicted person possessed a semiautomatic firearm and its high-capacity detachable box magazine or a machine gun, etc.
Last Action: 2/25/2016 - Chapter No. 2016-7
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Criminal Justice (CJ)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice (ACJ)
- Fiscal Policy (FP)
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Fiscal Policy -SJ 20
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 10/05/15, 4:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
• CS by Criminal Justice; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 126
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice -SJ 126
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice, 11/03/15, 1:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
• Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 128
• Now in Fiscal Policy -SJ 128
• On Committee agenda-- Fiscal Policy, 11/19/15, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Fiscal Policy; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 126
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 126
• Introduced -SJ 20
• CS by Criminal Justice read 1st time -SJ 110
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 01/21/16
• Read 2nd time -SJ 235
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 266
• CS passed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 266
• Immediately certified -SJ 266
• In Messages
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 310
• Received -HJ 309
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/02/16
• Substituted for CS/HB 135 -HJ 351
• Read 2nd time -HJ 351
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 376
• CS passed; YEAS 119 NAYS 0 -HJ 376
• Ordered enrolled -SJ 354
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor -SJ 433
• Approved by Governor -SJ 494
• Chapter No. 2016-7
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