Summary of the Introduced Bill

HB 1725 -- Crime Victims

Sponsor:  Harris (23)

Under current law, a victim of crime has the right to be informed
of proceedings involving his or her case and the prosecution and
incarceration of the offender.  This bill clarifies that a victim
must be notified of any decision by a circuit court regarding the
release of the offender to enter a drug treatment program or the
release of a first-time, nonviolent offender after 120 days of
incarceration, upon the recommendation of the Department of

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