Georgia Senate
SB 113 - Persons under Sent. from State Ct. - habeas corpus filings

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Perdue, Sonny Hooks, George Ray, Walter S
Marable, Richard O
Links / Committees / Status
Summary / Full Text SC: Judy HC: Judy
F/R: 01/23/95 L/A: 04/10/95 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 09/ 15
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First Reader Summary

A bill to amend Article 2 of Chapter 14 of Title 9 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to habeas corpus proceedings involving persons under sentence from a state court of record, so as to provide time limits within which courts must hear and rule on habeas corpus filings; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date and for applicability.

Actions Taken

               SENATE                         HOUSE 
             1/23/95   Read 1st time          2/15/95       
             2/10/95   Favorably Reported     3/14/95       
             Sub       Committee Amend/Sub    Sub           
             2/13/95   Read 2nd Time          2/16/95       
             2/14/95   Read 3rd Time          3/17/95       
             2/14/95   Passed/Adopted         3/17/95       
             CS        Comm/Floor Amend/Sub   CS            
             3/17/95   Amend/Sub Agreed To                  
             3/30/95   Sent To Governor                     
             4/10/95   Signed by Governor                   
             288       Act/Veto Number                      
Effective Date: 4/10/95 Sections 1,2,3,5,6,7,8,9; 1/1/96 Sec

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 9-14-44, 9-14-47, 9-14-47.1, 9-14-48, 15-1-9.1

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