SB 114 - Misdemeanor, Felony Trials - peremptory challenges (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; to provide for exceptions; to provide for applicability.

Langford, Steve E (29th) Middleton, Guy (50th) Kemp, Rene' D (3rd)
Full Text SC: Judy HC: SJudy
F/R: 01/27/97 L/A: 02/27/97 H - Read 2nd Time
Code Sections Amended: 15
Senate Action House
1/27/97 Read 1st time 2/25/97
2/20/97 Favorably Reported
2/21/97 Read 2nd Time 2/27/97
2/24/97 Read 3rd Time
2/24/97 Passed/Adopted

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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