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§ 6-111. Suspended sentence; supervision

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCorrectional ServicesEffective: October 1, 2017

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Correctional Services (Refs & Annos)
Title 6. Parole and Probation
Subtitle 1. Division of Parole and Probation (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2017
MD Code, Correctional Services, § 6-111
§ 6-111. Suspended sentence; supervision
If a court suspends the sentence of an individual convicted of a crime and orders the individual to continue under the supervision of the Division for a specified time or until ordered otherwise, the Division shall:
(1) administer a validated screening tool on the individual;
(2) administer a risk and needs assessment and develop an individualized case plan for each individual who has been screened as moderate or high risk to reoffend;
(3) supervise an individual based on the probation order and, to the extent not inconsistent with that order, on the results of a validated screening tool or risk and needs assessment conducted under items (1) or (2) of this section;
(4) notwithstanding any other law, impose graduated sanctions under § 6-121 of this subtitle in response to technical violations as an alternative to seeking revocation under § 6-223 or § 6-224 of the Criminal Procedure Article;
(5) provide prompt notice to the court of any technical violations committed and graduated sanctions imposed under § 6-121 of this subtitle; and
(6) report to the court on the individual's compliance.


Added by Acts 1999, c. 54, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 1999. Amended by Acts 2016, c. 515, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2017.
Formerly Art. 41, § 4-609.
MD Code, Correctional Services, § 6-111, MD CORR SERV § 6-111
Current through all legislation from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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