HB 1464 Felony conviction; compensation for wrongful incarceration.
Richard C. "Rip" Sullivan, Jr. | all patrons    ...    notes
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Summary as introduced:
Compensation for wrongful incarceration for a felony conviction. Establishes a process for a person wrongfully incarcerated to submit a written request to the Executive Secretary of the Supreme Court of Virginia for the disbursement of the transition assistance grant of $15,000 for payment from the Criminal Fund; provides a 30-day timeframe, or as soon as practicable, within which such grant must be paid; and removes the provision that such grant amount be deducted from any compensation awarded for wrongful incarceration. Current law does not specify the process for the person wrongfully incarcerated to receive such grant.

Full text:
12/06/16  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100901D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
12/06/16  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100901D
12/06/16  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/12/17  House: Assigned App. sub: General Government & Capital Outlay
02/01/17  House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table by voice vote
02/08/17  House: Left in Appropriations