2015-2016 Regular Session - SB 401
Pretrial Proceedings; change the standard of proof when a defendant pleads guilty but mentally retarded
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 change the standard of proof when a defendant pleads guilty but mentally retarded; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/19/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/18/2016 - Senate Hopper