Criminal Justice Reform Task Force Meeting

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Criminal Justice Reform Task Force Meeting Agenda

2:00 PM          Call to Order

  •                         Welcome and Introductions

2:05 PM          Panel Discussion: Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform.  Maryland State Senator Michael Hough, and Holly Harris, Executive Director, Justice Action Network.  Moderator: Rep. Lisa Billy.

2:35 PM          Panel Discussion: Reforming Juvenile Sex Offender Registry.  Eli Lehrer, President, R Street Institute.  Stacie Rumenap, President, Stop Child Predators.  Moderator: Rep. Lisa Billy.

3:05 PM          Presentation: Community Recognizance Indigent Bond.  Nick Wachinski, CEO, Lexington National Insurance Corporation.  Second Speaker: TBD.  Moderator: Rep. Lisa Billy.

3:50 PM          Presentation of New Proposed Model Policies: Marc Levin, Policy Director, Right on Crime.  Introducer: TBD.

4:05 PM          Discussion of Model Policies for 5-Year Sunset Review (Retain, Amend or Sunset):

  • Criminal Intent Protection Act (mens rea)
  • Resolution on DNA Testing and Victims’ Rights
  • Law Enforcement Officer Safety Equipment Fund Act
  • Civil Liability For Employers Hiring Ex-Offenders Act
  • Treating Accused Persons Fairly Act

4:15 PM          For the Good of the Order

5:00 PM          Adjournment

To access an electronic copy of these documents, please visit:

http://www.alec.org/task-forces/criminal-justice-reform/