CRIM CD-DEATH PENALTY
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that for 6 months
from the effective date of this amendatory Act of 1999 no execution of
a defendant may take place. Creates a commission on the death penalty
to study the law that provides for the death penalty and the
administration of the death penalty. Provides that the commission
shall report to the General Assembly within 4 months from the
effective date of this amendatory Act. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
There will be no corrections population or fiscal impact.
CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
Same as DOC fiscal note.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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