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Committee on Revision of the Penal Code

-- Last revised 7/24/20 --

Meeting of the Committee on Revision of the Penal Code

Email Notification of Meeting Materials | PDF Version (may not be as current) | Prior Meeting Agendas

July 23 & 24, 2020
Video Conferencing

July 23, 2020 -- 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  1. Opening Remarks

      Keely Bosler, Director, Department of Finance

  2. Short Sentences Generally

      Overview and Panelist Materials
      Memorandum 2020-8 (7/16/20)
           Download PDF file: Memo
      First Supplement to Memorandum 2020-8 (7/16/20)
            Download PDF file: Memo

  3. Discussion Panel 1: Measuring Recidivism Outcomes Across Sentencing Types in California

    • Mia Bird, Visiting Assistant Professor, UC Berkeley Goldman School of Public Policy

    • Ryken Grattet, Chair and Professor, UC Davis Department of Sociology

  4. Discussion Panel 2: Perspectives on Serving Sentences in Jails and Prisons

    • James King, Ella Baker Center

    • Max Huntsman, Inspector General, Los Angeles County

    • Aaron Fischer, Disability Rights California

    • Bridget Cervelli, Legal Services for Prisoners with Children

  5. Discussion Panel 3: Administering Short Sentences

    • Butte County Sheriff Kory L. Honea, California Sheriffs’ Association Second Vice President

    • Charles Callahan, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Deputy Director (A), Facility Support – Division of Adult Institutions

  6. General Public Comment

      The public may address the Committee. The Chair may set reasonable limits on the time allowed for each person or group to speak.

July 24, 2020 -- 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

  1. New Business

    The Committee will consider matters presented earlier in the meeting.

  2. Ongoing Business

    Alternatives to Incarceration: Updates on Possible Recommendations
    Memorandum 2020-10 (07/21/20)
         Download PDF file: Memo

  3. Administrative Matters

    Report of Executive Director
    Oral Report. May include budget, personnel, contract, meeting schedule, attendance, or other current administrative matters.

    Draft Minutes of April and June Meetings
    Memorandum 2020-9 (07/15/20)
         Download PDF file: Memo
    First Supplement to Memorandum 2020-9 (7/15/20)
          Download PDF file: Memo