HB 1090 - Juries; peremptory challenges; panel size; amend provisions (2)

First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Chapter 12 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to juries, so as to change the number of peremptory challenges allowed the prosecuting attorney and the accused in misdemeanor trials; to change the size of the jury panel in felony cases; to change the number of peremptory challenges allowed the prosecuting attorney and the accused in felony trials; and for other purposes.

Buckner, Gail M (95th) Taylor, Maretta M (134th) Thomas, Regina (148th)
Hudson, Sistie G (120th)
Full Text HC: Judy SC:
F/R: 03/28/97 L/A: 01/12/98 H - Read 2nd Time
Code Sections Amended: 15
House Action Senate
3/28/97 Read 1st Time
1/12/98 Read 2nd Time

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 15-12-125, 15-12-160, 15-12-165


Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 04/20/98

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