2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 443
Criminal Procedure; provide that a defendant must be found mentally retarded by a preponderance of the evidence
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 17-7-131 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to proceedings upon a plea of insanity or mental incompetency at the time of a crime, so as to provide that a defendant must be found to be mentally retarded by a preponderance of the evidence to be found guilty but mentally retarded; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/16/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/15/2012 - Senate Hopper