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HB 255: Judicial Accountability

GENERAL BILL by McGhee ; Lee

Judicial Accountability; Requires OPPAGA to collect specified information & prepare report on sentences imposed by each circuit & county court judge in criminal & juvenile cases; specifies required contents of report; requires office to post report on its website; requires disqualification of judge under specified circumstances; specifies entities to whom report must be provided.

Effective Date: 7/1/2017
Last Action: 5/5/2017 House - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/17/2017 House • Filed
1/25/2017 House • Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Public Integrity and Ethics Committee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 47
3/7/2017 House • Introduced -HJ 47
5/5/2017 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee