Bill Status of SB1563 97th General Assembly
Short Description: CD CORR-MERITORIOUS GOOD TIME
Sen. Kirk W. Dillard
| 1/8/2013||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that the Director of Corrections, in making a determination as to whether an inmate is to be awarded good conduct credit for meritorious service, may consider the inmate's documented conduct either while incarcerated in a Department facility, county jail, house of correction, Department of Juvenile Justice facility, juvenile detention center, or other penal institution or when the inmate was not incarcerated and may make a determination that based on such conduct the inmate's early release poses an elevated risk to public safety. Effective immediately.