HR 111 - Death penalty; commutation to life imp; prohibit pardon or parole - CA (2)

First Reader Summary

A RESOLUTION proposing an amendment to the Constitution so as to provide that when a sentence of death is commuted to life imprisonment, the State Board of Pardons and Paroles shall not have the authority to grant a pardon or parole to the convicted person, and such person shall not be eligible for a pardon or parole during such person's natural life unless the board or a court of this state shall determine that such person was innocent of the offense; and for other purposes.

Jackson, William S (112th) Ehrhart, Earl (36th) Harbin, Ben (113th)
Evans, Mike A (28th) Coan, Michael T (82nd) DeLoach, George L (119th)
Full Text HC: Judy SC:
F/R: 01/28/97 L/A: 01/30/97 H - Read 2nd Time
Code Sections Amended:
House Action Senate
1/28/97 Read 1st Time
1/30/97 Read 2nd Time

Code Sections

Code Sections amended:

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