STATEMENT TO

 

[First Reprint]

SENATE, No. 2591

 

with Senate Floor Amendments

(Proposed by Senator POU)

 

ADOPTED: OCTOBER 29, 2020


 

††††† Senate Bill No. 2591 (1R) provides for resentencing of certain inmates who committed offenses as juveniles, but were sentenced as adults.† The bill provides a process for the resentencing of certain inmates who (1) committed a crime as a juvenile and were tried as an adult, (2) received an aggregate sentence of incarceration of 30 years or more, and (3) have served at least 20 years of that sentence.†

††††† These Senate amendments provide that any inmate who has been resentenced under the billís provisions also is required to be sentenced to a five-year term of parole supervision.