Bill Summary

HB 1231 Criminal Sentencing (2019 Session)
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. Effective Date: July 1, 2019
03/01/19
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Filed
03/08/19
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Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee
03/08/19
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Now in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
05/03/19
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Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
05/03/19
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Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
H 1231
Filed on 03/01/19
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