91st General Assembly
Status of SB1900
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   720 ILCS 5/9-1            from Ch. 38, par. 9-1                             

        Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides  that  a  sentence  of      
   death  for  first  degree  murder  may  be  sought only if the State's      
   Attorney gives notice to the defendant, as soon as practicable but  no      
   later  than  within  120  days  of the defendant's arraignment, of the      
   State's intent to seek the death penalty. Effective immediately.            
   00-02-09  S  FIRST READING                                                  
   00-02-09  S  REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE       RULES                 
   01-01-09  S  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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