HB 1231: Criminal Sentencing
GENERAL BILL by Hogan Johnson ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Fernandez-Barquin
Criminal Sentencing; Increases sentence points requiring nonstate sanction in certain circumstances; requires findings for sentences above maximum sentence recommended under Criminal Punishment Code; removes authority for judge to impose sentence up to statutory maximum for probation & community control violations; removes provision limiting appeals of sentences to circumstances when sentence is lower than lowest permissible sentence or other specified circumstances; increases minimum number of sentence points for state prison sanction; revises calculation of lowest permissible sentence in prison months.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 3/1/2019 House • Filed
3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 124
3/8/2019 House • Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 377
5/3/2019 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
HB 1231, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/1/2019 at 3:48 PM
Bill Text: Analyses: None
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 1516 Criminal Sentencing Bracy Similar Last Action: 5/3/2019 S Died in Judiciary
Citations - Statutes (3)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 775.082 Penalties; applicability of sentencing structures; mandatory minimum sentences for certain reoffenders previously released from prison. Page 1 (pdf) 921.002 The Criminal Punishment Code. Page 2 (pdf) 921.0024 Criminal Punishment Code; worksheet computations; scoresheets. Page 3 (pdf)
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