Bill Status of SB2292 101st General Assembly
Short Description: CRIM CD-FELONY MURDER
Sen. Robert Peters - Mattie Hunter, Antonio Muņoz and Laura Fine
| 1/13/2021||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012 concerning first degree murder. Provides that, in addition to other elements of the offense, a person commits first degree murder if he or she: (1) acting alone, commits or attempts to commit a forcible felony other than second degree murder and, in the course of and in furtherance of the crime, he or she personally causes the death of an individual or (2) when acting with one or more participants, commits or attempts to commit a forcible felony other than second degree murder, and in the course of and in furtherance of the offense, another participant in the offense causes the death of an individual, and he or she knew that the other participant would engage in conduct that would result in death or great bodily harm (rather than killing an individual when attempting or committing a forcible felony other than second degree murder).