2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 126
Criminal procedure; verdict in felony case; jurors; provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 17 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to criminal procedure, so as to provide that a verdict in a felony case, other than a case involving the death penalty, shall be agreed to by at least 11 of the 12 jurors; to provide that a verdict in a criminal case in which the death penalty is sought shall be agreed to by all 12 jurors; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to provide for applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/25/2007 - House Second Readers
Jan/24/2007 - House First Readers
Jan/23/2007 - House Hopper