2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 1253
Courts; death penalty cases; counsel appointment; change matters
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 17-12-127 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to appointment of alternative attorneys in capital cases, so as to change matters relating to the appointment of counsel in death penalty cases; to change matters relating to payment of attorney´s fees and expenses in capital cases in which the death penalty is sought; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date and applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/21/2008 - House Second Readers
Feb/20/2008 - House First Readers
Feb/19/2008 - House Hopper