HB 74

Session
Regular Session 2018
Title
Juvenile courts, credit for time spent incarcerated pending adjudication provided for, Sec. 15-18-5 am'd.
Description

Relating to sentencing and punishment; to amend Section 15-18-5, Code of Alabama 1975, to further provide when a person shall be credited with actual time served for an offense pending trial or adjudication for the offense.

Subjects
Criminal Law and Procedure
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Relating to sentencing and punishment; to amend Section 15-18-5, Code of Alabama 1975, to further provide when a person shall be credited with actual time served for an offense pending trial or adjudication for the offense.

Section 1

Section 15-18-5, Code of Alabama 1975, is amended to read as follows:

§15-18-5.

(a) Upon conviction and imprisonment or other adjudication resulting in detention pursuant to a court order in a state or county facility for any felony or misdemeanor, the sentencing court shall order that the convicted person or juvenile delinquent be credited with all of his or her actual time spent incarcerated or detained pending trial or adjudication for such the offense. The actual time spent incarcerated or detained pending trial or adjudication shall be certified by the circuit clerk or district clerk on forms to be prescribed by the Board Department of Corrections, in consultation with the Department of Youth Services.

(b) Notwithstanding subsections (b) and (d) of Section 12-15-219, the credit required in subsection (a) shall apply to serious juvenile offenders."

Section 2

This act shall become effective on the first day of the third month following its passage and approval by the Governor, or its otherwise becoming law.

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Action Date Chamber Action
March 28, 2018HDelivered to Governor at 6:10 p.m. on March 28, 2018.
March 28, 2018HAssigned Act No. 2018-525.
March 28, 2018HClerk of the House Certification
March 28, 2018SSignature Requested
March 28, 2018HEnrolled
March 28, 2018SConcurred in Second House Amendment
March 28, 2018HHollis motion to Concur In and Adopt adopted Roll Call 1089
March 28, 2018HConcurrence Requested
March 27, 2018SMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 1189
March 27, 2018SColeman-Madison motion to Adopt adopted Roll Call 1188
March 27, 2018SJudiciary first Substitute Offered
March 27, 2018SThird Reading Passed
March 21, 2018SRead for the second time and placed on the calendar with 1 substitute and
March 20, 2018SRead for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Judiciary
March 15, 2018HEngrossed
March 15, 2018HMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 844
March 15, 2018HMotion to Adopt adopted Roll Call 843
March 15, 2018HJudiciary Amendment Offered
March 15, 2018HThird Reading Passed
March 1, 2018HRead for the second time and placed on the calendar 1 amendment
January 9, 2018HRead for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Judiciary
2018-03-28
Chamber: House
Result: Passed
2018-03-27
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-03-27
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-03-15
Chamber: House
Result: Passed
2018-03-15
Chamber: House
Result: Passed