HB 4003: Use of Deadly Force in Defense of a Person
GENERAL BILL by Williams ; Stafford ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Jones, M. ; Pafford ; Rogers ; Watson, C.
Use of Deadly Force in Defense of a Person; Repeals provisions relating to home protection & use of deadly force, which created presumption of fear of death or great bodily harm in certain circumstances & provided that person has no duty to retreat & has right to stand his or her ground & meet force with force in certain circumstances; conforms provisions.
Last Action: 3/4/2014 House - Introduced -HJ 117
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 117
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice Subcommittee, 11/07/13, 3:00 pm, Webster Hall
• Unfavorable by Criminal Justice Subcommittee, laid on Table; YEAS 2 NAYS 11 -HJ 152
• Introduced -HJ 117
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