HB 387: Sentencing/Victim Impact Evidence
GENERAL BILL by Gibson ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Ambler ; Bendross-Mindingall ; Davis ; Holloway ; Homan ; Dick ; Mahon ; Porth
Sentencing/Victim Impact Evidence; cites act as "Caroline Cody Act"; clarifies that prosecution may introduce & argue victim impact evidence to jury. Amends 921.141.
Last Action: 4/13/2005 House - Placed on Special Order Calendar; Substituted SB 538; Laid on Table, Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to SB 538 (Ch. 2005-64) -HJ 00499
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/19/2005 House • Filed
2/1/2005 House • Referred to Criminal Justice (JC); Justice Council
2/11/2005 House • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice (JC), 02/23/05, 10:00 am, 404-H
2/23/2005 House • Favorable by Criminal Justice (JC); YEAS 8 NAYS 0; Now in Justice Council
3/8/2005 House • Introduced, referred to Criminal Justice (JC); Justice Council -HJ 00041; On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice (JC), 02/23/05, 10:00 am, 404-H; Favorable by Criminal Justice (JC); YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -HJ 00153; Now in Justice Council -HJ 00153
4/4/2005 House • On Council agenda-- Justice Council, 04/06/05, 8:00 am, 404-H
4/6/2005 House • Favorable by- Justice Council; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -HJ 00458; Placed on Calendar -HJ 00458
4/13/2005 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar; Substituted SB 538; Laid on Table, Link/Iden/Sim/Compare passed, refer to SB 538 (Ch. 2005-64) -HJ 00499
HB 387, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/20/2005 at 9:31 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Criminal Justice Committee (Post-Meeting) (pdf)
Criminal Justice Committee (Post-Meeting) (pdf)
Justice Council (Post-Meeting) (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location S 538 (e1) Smith Identical Last Action: 5/26/2005 Approved by Governor; Chapter No. 2005-64
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 921.141 Sentence of death or life imprisonment for capital felonies; further proceedings to determine sentence.
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