Bill Status of HB4090 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: VACATE CONVICTIONS-CANNABIS
Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Provides that a motion to vacate convictions for certain offenses under the Cannabis Control Act may be filed at any time following the entry of a verdict or finding of guilty, provided that reasonable notice is served upon the State. Provides that the court shall grant the motion. Provides that upon vacating the conviction, the court shall take specified actions appropriate in the circumstances. Provides that these actions may include entering an order expunging certain records. Provides that, for individuals incarcerated solely on vacated convictions, the court shall provide for the immediate release from incarceration, including, but not limited to, relief from any period of probation or mandatory supervised release. Provides that the court shall, for individuals serving sentences for certain vacated convictions concurrently with any other conviction, upon motion of the defendant, grant a retrial for other specified convictions. Provides that the court shall grant such other relief as is appropriate in the circumstances.