Georgia House of Representatives
HB 661 - Deadlocked jury; death or life imprisonment; judge render verdict

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Klein, III, Edward W Grindley, Jr., George H
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F/R: 02/09/95 L/A: 02/10/95 H - Read 2nd Time
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 2 of Chapter 10 of Title 17 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the death penalty generally, so as to provide for the imposition of a sentence of life imprisonment or death by the trial judge when the sentencing jury has found the existence of at least one statutory aggravating circumstance but is unable to render a sentencing verdict; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              2/9/95   Read 1st Time                        
              2/10/95  Read 2nd Time                        

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