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Statute Number:22-3725
Chapter Title:CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
Article Title:RELEASE PROCEDURES
Tax Type:All
Brief Description:Good time credits, crimes committed prior to July 1, 1993.
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22-3725. Good time credits, crimes committed prior to July 1, 1993. (a) Except as otherwise provided for crimes committed by inmates on or after July 1, 1993, for the purpose of determining an inmate's eligibility for parole or conditional release, regardless of when the inmate was sentenced or committed the crime for which sentenced, good time credits shall be allocated as follows:
GOOD TIME TABLE

(Assumed 360-Day Years, 30-Day Months)
SENTENCEGOOD TIME EARNEDMUST SERVE
Minimum (or) MaximumYearsMonthsYearsMonths
10408
21010
31616
42020
52626
63030
73636
84040
94646
105050
115656
126060
136666
147070
157676
168080
178686
189090
199696
20100100
21106106
22110110
23116116
24120120
25126126
26130130
27136136
28140140
29146146
30150150
31156156
32160160
33166166
34170170
35176176
36180180
37186186
38190190
39196196
40200200
41206206
42210210
43216216
44220220
45226226
46230230
47236236
48240240
49246246
50250250
51256256
52260260
53266266
54270270
55276276
56280280
57286286
58290290
59296296
60300300
61306306
62310310
63316316
64320320
65326326
66330330
67336336
68340340
69346346
70350350
71356356
72360360
73366366
74370370
75376376
76380380
77386386
78390390
79396396
80400400
81406406
82410410
83416416
84420420
85426426
86430430
87436436
88440440
89446446
90450450
91456456
92460460
93466466
94470470
95476476
96480480
97486486
98490490
99496496
100500500

(b) Maximum good time credits for sentences of less than two years shall be computed as follows: One day for every two days served and one month for every year served.

(c) Maximum good time credits for sentences two years or greater shall be computed as follows: One-half of the sentence.

(d) Good time credits shall be awarded on an earned basis pursuant to rules and regulations adopted by the secretary of corrections.

(e) The provisions of this section shall not apply to crimes committed by inmates on or after July 1, 1993. Good time calculations for such crimes shall be as provided in K.S.A. 21-4722, prior to its repeal, or K.S.A. 2011 Supp. 21-6821, and amendments thereto.

(f) An inmate shall not be awarded good time credits pursuant to this section for any review period established by the secretary of corrections in which a court finds that the inmate has done any of the following while in the custody of the secretary of corrections:

(1) Filed a false or malicious action or claim with the court;

(2) brought an action or claim with the court solely or primarily for delay or harassment;

(3) testified falsely or otherwise submitted false evidence or information to the court;

(4) attempted to create or obtain a false affidavit, testimony or evidence; or

(5) abused the discovery process in any judicial action or proceeding.

History: L. 1988, ch. 115, 2; L. 1989, ch. 92, 28; L. 1992, ch. 239, 272; L. 1993, ch. 291, 199; L. 1996, ch. 148, 2; L. 2011, ch. 30, 137; July 1.



Date Composed: 01/19/2012 Date Modified: 01/19/2012

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