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CS/HB 39: Juries in Criminal Trials

GENERAL BILL by Criminal Justice Subcommittee ; Bracy ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Stewart

Juries in Criminal Trials; Requires that jury in trial of life felony case be made up of 12 persons.

Effective Date: 7/1/2014
Last Action: 5/2/2014 House - Died in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
Location: In committee/council (JUAS)
Bill Text: PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
9/4/2013 House • Filed
10/7/2013 House • Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 12
2/5/2014 House • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 02/12/14, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
2/12/2014 House • CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 157
2/14/2014 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
2/18/2014 House • Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 150
3/4/2014 House • Introduced -HJ 12
• CS by Criminal Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 133
5/2/2014 House • Died in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee