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SB 5288 - Probation Time Reductions - Key Vote

Washington Key Votes

Sharon Nelson voted Yea (Passage With Amendment) on this Legislation.

Read statements Sharon Nelson made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Signed (Line Item Veto) (Executive) -

Title: Probation Time Reductions

Note:

NOTE: THIS BILL WAS SIGNED AFTER A LINE ITEM VETO(S).

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (26-23) - (Key vote)

Title: Probation Time Reductions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with the House and pass a bill that reduces probation requirements to six months for low and moderate-risk offenders unless they were convicted of a violent crime, have a history of mental illness, or were ordered to receive counseling for substance abuse.

Highlights:
-Reduces the categories of offenders and length of time they are supervised by the department of corrections depending on the type of crime (Sec. 1). -This act applies retroactively and prospectively (Sec. 20).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (51-45) - (Key vote)

Title: Probation Time Reductions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that reduces probation requirements to six months for low and moderate-risk offenders unless they were convicted of a violent crime, have a history of mental illness, or were ordered to receive counseling for substance abuse.

Highlights:
-Reduces the categories of offenders and length of time they are supervised by the department of corrections depending on the type of crime (Sec. 1). -This act applies retroactively and prospectively (Sec. 20).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (38-8) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Probation Time Reductions

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