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2019-2020 Regular Session - HB 426
Criminal procedure; imposition of punishment for crimes involving bias or prejudice; revise criteria
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 10 of Title 17 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to procedure for sentencing and imposition of punishment, so as to revise the criteria for imposition of punishment for crimes involving bias or prejudice; to revise the sanctions for such crimes; to provide for the manner of serving such sentences; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2020 - Effective Date
Jun/26/2020 - Act 329
Jun/26/2020 - House Date Signed by Governor
Jun/25/2020 - House Sent to Governor
Jun/23/2020 - House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Jun/23/2020 - Senate Transmitted House
Jun/23/2020 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Jun/23/2020 - Senate Third Read
Jun/23/2020 - Senate Engrossed
Jun/23/2020 - Senate Read Second Time
Jun/23/2020 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jun/20/2020 - Senate Read Second Time
Jun/19/2020 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/08/2019 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/07/2019 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/07/2019 - House Third Readers
Mar/07/2019 - House Third Readers
Mar/05/2019 - House Postponed
Mar/04/2019 - House Postponed
Feb/26/2019 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/25/2019 - House Second Readers
Feb/22/2019 - House First Readers
Feb/21/2019 - House Hopper
03/04/2019 Postponed until 03/05/2019; 03/05/2019 Postponed until 03/07/2019; 03/07/2019 Structured Rule; 06/20/2020 Notice of Minority Report; 06/23/2020 Engrossed upon third reading in Senate; 06/23/2020 Immediately Transmitted to House
Jun/23/2020 - House Vote #702Yea(127)Nay(38)NV(3)
Jun/23/2020 - Senate Vote #705Yea(47)Nay(6)NV(2)
Jun/23/2020 - Senate Vote #697Yea(29)Nay(22)NV(4)
Mar/07/2019 - House Vote #214Yea(96)Nay(64)NV(8)
Mar/07/2019 - House Vote #213Yea(47)Nay(115)NV(6)
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