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HB 817 (2020) -  Elimination of Potential Bias from Charging Decisions

by Joseph
Requires state attorney & statewide prosecutor to adopt two-tier system for charging criminal defendants that is designed to reduce potential for racial bias.
Effective Date: July 1, 2021
Last Event: Withdrawn prior to introduction on Monday, January 13, 2020 11:34 AM

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Vote History

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Withdrawn prior to introduction Time: 01/13/2020 - 11:34 AM Member: Joseph Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 12/16/2019 - 3:10 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 12/16/2019 - 3:10 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 12/16/2019 - 3:10 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 12/16/2019 - 3:10 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 11/27/2019 - 8:00 AM Member: Joseph Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

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925.13 HB 1017