SB 1200: Wrongful Convictions
GENERAL BILL by Bean
Wrongful Convictions; Authorizing certain prosecuting attorneys to file a motion to vacate or set aside a judgment if he or she has evidence or information that a convicted person is innocent; requiring the court to appoint counsel for such convicted person if he or she does not otherwise have legal counsel and if an evidentiary hearing is required; providing hearing and court procedures; authorizing the appeal of a denial of the prosecuting attorney’s motion to vacate or set aside a judgment by any party, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2022 Senate - Died in Judiciary
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Criminal Justice (CJ)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 80
• Introduced -SJ 80
• On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 01/25/22, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Building
• Favorable by Criminal Justice; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 218
• Now in Judiciary
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Judiciary
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