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Senate Bill 0426


Senate Bill 0426

ARCHIVE (2002)

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DIGEST OF SB 426 (Updated March 14, 2002 10:58 PM - DI 106)


Death penalty. Provides that an individual less than 18 years of age may not receive a sentence of death. Requires a jury in a death penalty or life without parole murder trial to enter each aggravating circumstance on a special verdict form. Removes the jury override provision in a death penalty or life without parole proceeding. Provides that if the jury is unable to make a sentencing recommendation, the court shall discharge the jury and proceed if the hearing had been to the court alone.
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