S826 GENERAL BILL by Hill; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Joyner
Pardons/Restoration of Rights/Rosa Parks Act [SPSC]; Creates the "Rosa
Parks Act." Encourages the Board of Executive Clemency to grant a full
pardon to a person convicted of protesting or challenging a state law or
local government ordinance the purpose of which was to maintain racial
segregation of or racial discrimination against individuals. Requires
the Parole Commission to notify the state attorney of the circuit where
the violation occurred, etc. EFFECTIVE DATE: 07/01/2010.
11/30/09 SENATE Filed
12/17/09 SENATE Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Criminal and Civil
03/02/10 SENATE Introduced, referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Criminal
and Civil Justice Appropriations -SJ 00058
04/30/10 SENATE Died in Committee on Criminal Justice
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