Georgia House of Representatives
HB1686 - Verdict and judgment; prohibition against execution; under age 16

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Holland, Ray Chambless, Tommy Bostick, Henry
Hudson, Newt Hanner, Robert P Carter, Hanson
Links / Committees / Status
Summary / Full Text HC: Judy SC:
F/R: 02/13/96 L/A: 02/28/96 H - Favorably Reported
Titles Amended:
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 1 of Chapter 9 of Title 17 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to verdict and judgment, so as to amend the prohibition against executing persons who were under the age of 17 at the time of the offense to apply to persons 16 years or older at the time of the offense; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              2/13/96  Read 1st Time                        
              2/14/96  Read 2nd Time                        
              2/28/96  Favorably Reported                   

Code Sections

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