SB 280: Sentencing for Capital Felonies
Sentencing for Capital Felonies; Requiring jury unanimity rather than a certain number of jurors for a sentencing recommendation of death, etc.
Last Action: 2/22/2017 Senate - Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 10 NAYS 0
Location: Acted on by committee/council, pending report (RC)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/6/2017 Senate • Filed
1/25/2017 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Rules
1/30/2017 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/06/17, 4:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
2/6/2017 Senate • Favorable by Criminal Justice; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
2/7/2017 Senate • Now in Rules
2/13/2017 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/22/17, 3:30 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2/22/2017 Senate • Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 10 NAYS 0
SB 280, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/6/2017 at 12:48 PM
Bill Text: Web Page PDF Analyses: Criminal Justice (Pre-Meeting) 2/3/2017 (pdf)
Criminal Justice (Post-Meeting) 2/6/2017 (pdf)
Rules (Pre-Meeting) 2/21/2017 (pdf)
Rules (Post-Meeting) 2/22/2017 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Learn more about bill relationships Last Action and Location Track Bills H 0527 Sentencing for Capital Felonies Sprowls Similar Last Action: 2/21/2017 H Placed on Calendar
Location: On 2nd Reading Calendar
Committee Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 534722 - Amendment
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Committee Votes (2)
Date Committee Result 2/6/2017 4:00 PM Criminal Justice 6 Yeas - 0 Nays 2/22/2017 3:30 PM Rules 10 Yeas - 0 Nays
Citations - Statutes (6)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 775.082 Penalties; applicability of sentencing structures; mandatory minimum sentences for certain reoffenders previously released from prison. Page 2 (pdf) 782.04 Murder. Page 3 (pdf) 794.011 Sexual battery. Page 3 (pdf) 893.135 Trafficking; mandatory sentences; suspension or reduction of sentences; conspiracy to engage in trafficking. Page 4 (pdf) 921.141 Sentence of death or life imprisonment for capital felonies; further proceedings to determine sentence. Page 1 (pdf) 921.142 Sentence of death or life imprisonment for capital drug trafficking felonies; further proceedings to determine sentence. Page 2 (pdf)
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