IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
December 12, 2019
Mr. Durbin (for himself, Mr. Lee, Mr. Whitehouse, Mr. Booker, Mr. Blumenthal, Mr. Coons, Ms. Harris, Ms. Klobuchar, Ms. Hirono, and Mr. Leahy) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To provide that the amount of time that an elderly offender must serve before being eligible for placement in home detention is to be reduced by the amount of good time credits earned by the prisoner, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Elderly Home Detention Pilot Program Technical Corrections Act of 2019.
Credits for certain elderly nonviolent offenders
Section 231(g)(5)(A)(ii) of the Second Chance Act of 2007 (34 U.S.C. 60541(g)(5)(A)(ii)) is amended by striking
to which the offender was sentenced and inserting
reduced by any credit toward the service of the prisoner’s sentence awarded under section 3624(b) of title 18, United States Code.