Bill Status of SB2277 97th General Assembly
Short Description: CRIM PRO-DEATH PEN-NOTICE
Sen. Kirk W. Dillard - William R. Haine and Ron Sandack
| 1/8/2013||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Creates the State Death Penalty Review Committee effective July 1, 2011 to develop standards to assist State's Attorneys in the exercise of discretion in seeking the death penalty on a first degree murder charge and to approve a State's Attorney's decision to seek the death penalty in first degree murder cases. Effective July 1, 2011.