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CS/SB 662: Resentencing

GENERAL BILL by Judiciary ; Brandes ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Rouson

Resentencing; Authorizing the state attorney of a judicial circuit in which an offender was sentenced for a felony offense to petition the sentencing court to resentence the offender if the original sentence no longer advances the interests of justice; authorizing a court to grant or deny the petition; requiring a court to provide an opportunity for victims of the offender’s crimes to present statements, etc.

Effective Date: July 1, 2021, and shall apply to all offenders regardless of the date of the offense
Last Action: 4/30/2021 Senate - Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/14/2021 Senate • Filed
1/28/2021 Senate • Referred to Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 83
2/25/2021 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 03/02/21, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
3/2/2021 Senate • Introduced -SJ 83
• CS by Judiciary; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -SJ 191
3/4/2021 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
3/10/2021 Senate • CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 231
3/11/2021 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
4/30/2021 Senate • Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice