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SB 148 - Sentencing In Capital Felonies

General Bill   by Altman (CO-SPONSORS) Soto
Sentencing In Capital Felonies: Requiring that an advisory sentence of death be made by a unanimous recommendation of the jury after a defendant’s conviction or adjudication of guilt for a capital felony or capital drug-trafficking felony; requiring the court to instruct the jury that, in order for the jury to recommend to the court that the death penalty be imposed, the jury must find that sufficient aggravating circumstances exist which outweigh any mitigating circumstances found to exist; requiring that the court provide a special verdict form for each aggravating circumstance found, etc.
Effective Date: 07/01/2013
Last Event: 05/03/13 S Died in Criminal Justice on Friday, May 03, 2013 7:16 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

    -   Criminal Justice
           On agenda for: 03/18/13 1:00 PM
    -   Judiciary
    -   Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
    -   Appropriations

Related Bills

Bill # Subject Relationship
HB 961 Sentencing in Capital Felonies Identical

Bill Text

Staff Analysis

Chamber Committee
Senate Criminal Justice 3/12/2013 11:15:53 AM

Vote History

(no votes recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee
05/03/13 S Died in Criminal Justice Friday, May 03, 2013 7:16 PM
03/13/13 S On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 03/18/13, 1:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed Wednesday, March 13, 2013 4:14 PM
03/06/13 S On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 03/11/13, 3:30 pm, 37 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed Wednesday, March 06, 2013 4:01 PM
03/05/13 S Introduced -SJ 16 Tuesday, March 05, 2013 8:18 AM
01/11/13 S Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 16 Friday, January 11, 2013 9:15 AM
12/21/12 S Filed Friday, December 21, 2012 3:11 PM

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

921.141
921.142
 

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