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HB 195 - Inmate Parole Modifications - Key Vote

Louisiana Key Votes

Conrad Appel III voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Conrad Appel III made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Inmate Parole Modifications

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (22-7) - (Key vote)

Title: Inmate Parole Modifications

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that amends the requirements for granting parole to inmates.

Highlights:
-Requires the Board of Parole to meet in a minimum of three-member panels at the adult correctional institutions on regular scheduled dates, not less than every 3 months (Sec. 1). -Authorizes the Board of Parole to grant parole with two votes of a three-member panel instead of the three usually required if all of the following conditions are met (Sec. 1):
    -The offender has not been convicted of a crime of violence or a sex offense; -The offender has not committed any disciplinary offenses in the year prior to the parole eligibility date; -The offender has completed the mandatory minimum of 100 hours of pre-release programming; -The offender has completed substance abuse treatment as applicable; -The offender has obtained a GED credential, unless the offender has previously obtained a high school diploma; and -The offender has obtained a low-risk level designation.
-Specifies that no person convicted of a crime of violence against any peace officer shall be granted parole except after a meeting at which at least five of the seven members of the board are present and all members vote to grant parole (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (95-1) -
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Modifications of Conditions for Granting Parole to Inmates

Sponsors

  • Fred H. 'T-Fred' Mills Jr. (LA - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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