MD HB1032 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-14 - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the Commissioner of Correction to place an inmate who is a parent of a minor child in a correctional facility that is within 250 miles from the inmate's permanent address under certain circumstances; requiring the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services to adopt certain regulations authorizing visitation of an inmate by the inmate's minor children; prohibiting use of a physical restraint on a certain inmate who has delivered a baby at a certain time unless certain requirements are met; etc.

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Correctional Services - Female Inmates and Inmates With Minor Children (Dignity for Incarcerated Women Act)



2019-03-14HouseUnfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
2019-03-12HouseHearing canceled
2019-02-11HouseHearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


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