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SB 1546: Expunging Records of Civil Rights Convictions


Expunging Records of Civil Rights Convictions; Authorizing a person who is convicted of violating a certain state statute or local governmental ordinance to apply for expunction of the criminal history record of that conviction; requiring that the Department of Law Enforcement establish by rule procedures pertaining to the application for and issuance of certificates of eligibility for expunction; requiring that the department issue a certificate of eligibility for expunction to a person who has fulfilled specific requirements; requiring that the court serve the appropriate state attorney or statewide prosecutor and the arresting agency with a copy of the completed petition to expunge the record of the civil rights conviction; requiring that the department forward the expunction order to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2012
Last Action: 3/9/2012 Senate - Died in Criminal Justice
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Criminal Justice (CJ)
  2. Judiciary (JU)
  3. Budget (BC)

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/6/2012 Senate • Filed
1/17/2012 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Budget -SJ 218
• Introduced -SJ 218
3/9/2012 Senate • Died in Criminal Justice