Creating an exception to the general prohibition against recording or broadcasting a criminal sentencing hearing; establishing requirements that a media organization file a specified written request to provide media coverage of a criminal sentencing hearing with the clerk of the court at least 24 hours before the hearing is scheduled to begin; requiring the clerk of court to provide notice of the request to each party involved in the criminal proceeding; providing specified factors that a presiding judge may consider; etc.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
|Date Posted||Document Name|
|1/15/2016||Text - First - Criminal Procedure - Cameras in the Courtroom - Criminal Sentencing Hearings|
|2/12/2016||Vote - House - Committee - Judiciary|
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