SB 36 Weekend jail time; replaces provision limiting nonconsecutive days.
William M. Stanley, Jr. | all patrons    ...    notes
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Summary as introduced:
Weekend jail time. Allows courts, for good cause and absent objection by the Commonwealth, to impose nonconsecutive or weekend jail time for defendants convicted of a misdemeanor, traffic offense, any offense under Chapter 5 ( 20-61 et seq.) of Title 20, or felony that is not an act of violence as defined in 19.2-297.1, provided that the active portion of the sentence remaining to be served is 90 days or less. Under current law, the imposition of nonconsecutive or weekend jail time is limited to defendants convicted of a misdemeanor, traffic offense, or any offense under Chapter 5 ( 20-61 et seq.) of Title 20.

Full text:
11/20/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100250D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
11/20/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100250D
11/20/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/12/18  Senate: Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (13-Y 2-N)
01/15/18  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/16/18  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
01/17/18  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 2-N)
01/23/18  House: Placed on Calendar
01/23/18  House: Read first time
01/23/18  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/23/18  House: Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1