HB 6021: Criminal Justice
GENERAL BILL by Newton
Criminal Justice; Deletes prohibition against wearing or displaying certain badges or indicia of authority of certain federal, state, county, or municipal agencies without authorization; deletes requirement that prosecuting attorney open closing arguments after closing of evidence in criminal prosecution; deletes requirement that person convicted & sentenced to death pursue all possible collateral remedies in state court in accordance with specified rules.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 268
• Introduced -HJ 268
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
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