92nd General Assembly
Summary of SB1138
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CRIM CD-MURDER-NOTICE                                                      

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        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  practical  but  no      
   later  than  within 120 days after the defendant's arraignment, of the      
   State's intent to seek the death penalty. Effective immediately.            
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: JAN-07-2003

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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