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SB 248: Public Meetings and Records/Conditional Medical Release Program

PUBLIC RECORDS/GENERAL BILL by Brandes

Public Meetings and Records/Conditional Medical Release Program; Exempting from public meetings requirements that portion of a panel review hearing at which the exempt or confidential information of specified inmates being considered for the conditional medical release program is discussed; exempting from public records requirements certain records used by the review panel to make a determination of the appropriateness of conditional medical release and the recordings and transcripts of closed panel review hearings; providing for legislative review and repeal of the exemptions; providing a statement of public necessity, etc.

Effective Date: On the same date that SB 232 or similar legislation takes effect, if such legislation is adopted in the same legislative session or an extension thereof and becomes a law
Last Action: 4/30/2021 Senate - Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    12/11/2020 Senate • Filed
    12/21/2020 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 55
    1/25/2021 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/03/21, 9:00 am, 110 Senate Building
    2/3/2021 Senate • Favorable by Criminal Justice; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 176
    • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
    3/2/2021 Senate • Introduced -SJ 55
    4/30/2021 Senate • Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice

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  • SB 248, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 12/11/2020 at 12:03 PM

    Bill Text:   Web Page | PDF
    Analyses:   Criminal Justice (Pre-Meeting) 2/2/2021 (pdf)
    Criminal Justice (Post-Meeting) 2/3/2021 (pdf)

    Related Bills (3)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    S 232 (c1) Criminal Justice Brandes Linked Last Action: 4/30/2021 S Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
    H 1547 Pub. Meetings and Rec./Conditional Medical Release Hart Identical Last Action: 4/30/2021 H Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
    H 1545 Criminal Justice Hart Compare Last Action: 4/30/2021 H Died in Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee

    Committee Votes (1)

    Date Committee Result
    2/3/2021 9:00 AM Criminal Justice 7 Yeas - 0 Nays

    Citations - Statutes (1)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    945.0911 Page 1 (pdf)

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