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2020 Senate Bill 1048: Make non-jail and non-probationary sentences the norm for low level crimes

Public Act 395 of 2020

Introduced by Sen. Sylvia Santana (D) on July 23, 2020
To establish a rebuttable legal presumption that non-jail and non-probationary sentences are preferred in non-serious misdemeanor cases.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee on July 23, 2020
Reported in the Senate on October 6, 2020
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Received in the House on December 8, 2020
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on December 8, 2020
Reported in the House on December 17, 2020
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Signed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on January 4, 2021