Providing that a defendant found guilty of murder in the first degree may be sentenced to imprisonment for life without the possibility of parole only if the defendant was a principal in the first degree or a principal in the second degree who willfully, deliberately, and with premeditation intended the death of the victim, was a major participant in the murder, and was actually present at the time and place of the murder; and providing for the prospective application of the Act.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
|Date Posted||Document Name|
|2/05/2016||Text - First - Crimes - Murder in the First Degree - Penalties|
|3/11/2016||Vote - Senate - Committee - Judicial Proceedings|
( 2-201, 2-203, 2-304 )
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