HB17-1266

HB17-1266 - Seal Misdemeanor Marijuana Conviction Records

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning allowing persons who were convicted of misdemeanors for marijuana-related behaviors that are no longer illegal to petition for the sealing of criminal records relating to such convictions.

The bill allows persons who were convicted of misdemeanors for the use or possession of marijuana to petition for the sealing of criminal records relating to such convictions if their behavior would not have been a criminal offense if the behavior had occurred on or after December 10, 2012. The court shall order the record sealed after the filing fees are paid, the petitioner establishes the offense is eligible for sealing, and the petition is posted on the website of the state court administrator for 30 days.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

 

Latest update: June 6, 2017
06/06/2017 - Governor Signed
05/22/2017 - Sent to the Governor
05/19/2017 - Signed by the Speaker of the House
05/19/2017 - Signed by the President of the Senate
05/10/2017 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
05/09/2017 - Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed - No Amendments
05/09/2017 - Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to Senate Committee of the Whole
05/05/2017 - Senate Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to Appropriations
05/03/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Finance
05/03/2017 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
05/02/2017 - House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee
05/02/2017 - House Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
05/01/2017 - House Committee on Finance Refer Amended to Appropriations
04/27/2017 - House Committee on Judiciary Refer Amended to Finance
03/15/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary