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: 3/14/2017 - Chapter No. 2017-1
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Rules -SJ 56
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/06/17, 4:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Criminal Justice; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 148
• Now in Rules -SJ 148
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/22/17, 3:30 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 148
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 148
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/09/17
• Introduced -SJ 56
• Read 2nd time -SJ 173
• Read 3rd time -SJ 173
• Passed; YEAS 37 NAYS 0 -SJ 173
• Immediately certified -SJ 173
• In Messages
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 329
• Received -HJ 329
• Substituted for HB 527 -HJ 343
• Read 2nd time -HJ 343
• Read 3rd time -HJ 343
• Passed; YEAS 112 NAYS 3 -HJ 343
• Immediately certified -HJ 343
• Ordered enrolled -SJ 228
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor -SJ 228
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2017-1
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