CSSB 264(JUD): "An Act limiting the authority of courts to suspend the imposition of sentence in criminal cases."
00CS FOR SENATE BILL NO. 264(JUD) 01 "An Act limiting the authority of courts to suspend the imposition of sentence 02 in criminal cases." 03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 04 * Section 1. AS 12.55.085(f) is amended to read: 05 (f) The court may not suspend the imposition of sentence of a person who 06 (1) is convicted of a violation of AS 11.41.100 - 11.41.220, 11.41.260 - 07 11.41.320, 11.41.410 - 11.41.530, or AS 11.46.400 [AS 11.41.410 - 11.41.455]; 08 (2) uses a firearm in the commission of the offense for which the 09 person is convicted; or 10 (3) is convicted of a violation of AS 11.41.230 - 11.41.250 or a felony 11 [AS 11.41.210 - 11.41.270 OR 11.41.510 - 11.41.530,] and the person has [, WITHIN 12 THE 10 YEARS PRECEDING THE COMMISSION OF THE OFFENSE FOR 13 WHICH THE PERSON HAS BEEN CONVICTED,] one or more prior convictions for 14 a misdemeanor violation of AS 11.41 or for a felony [AS 11.41] or for a violation
01 of a law in this or another jurisdiction having substantially similar elements to an 02 offense defined as a misdemeanor in AS 11.41 or as a felony in this state [IN 03 AS 11.41]; for the purposes of this paragraph, a person shall be considered to have a 04 prior conviction even if that conviction has been set aside under (e) of this section or 05 under the equivalent provision of the laws of another jurisdiction. 06 * Sec. 2. APPLICABILITY. This Act applies to offenses committed on or after the 07 effective date of this Act. References to prior convictions refer to convictions occurring 08 before, on, or after the effective date of this Act.