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2018 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Death Penalty - Reinstatement

Sponsored by:

Senator Cassilly


In the Senate - Hearing 2/07 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Providing that a person who is convicted of first-degree murder may be sentenced to death under certain circumstances; establishing certain procedures relating to notice, trial, and sentencing in relation to the imposition of the death penalty; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Cassilly, Bates, Edwards, Norman, Ready, Salling, Serafini, and Waugh
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1411
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Clerks of Court
Correctional Officers
Court of Appeals
Death Penalty
Developmental Disabilities -see also- Vulnerable Adults
Juries -see also- Grand Juries
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation
Statutes:Article - Correctional Services
Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Article - Criminal Law
(2-201, 2-304, 2-305, 2-202, 2-303, 2-401)
Article - Criminal Procedure

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February 9, 2018 5:48 A.M.