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SB 5339 - 2019-20
Reducing criminal justice expenses by eliminating the death penalty and instead requiring life imprisonment without possibility of release or parole as the sentence for aggravated first degree murder.
By Request: Attorney General
Companion Bill: HB 1488
Bill Status-at-a-Glance
See Bill History for complete details on the bill
As of Tuesday, December 10, 2019 05:16 AM
Current Version:
SB 5339
Current Status:
SRules 3
Where is it in the process?
IntroducedIn CommitteeOn FloorCalendarPassedChamberIn the Senate:In the House:
After Passage:Passed LegislatureOn Governor'sDeskGovernor ActedSession Law

Bill Status-at-a-Glance

As of Tuesday, December 10, 2019 05:16 AM
See Bill History for complete details on the bill
Current Version:
SB 5339
Current Status:
SRules 3
Where is it in the process?
IntroducedIn CommitteeOn FloorCalendarPassedChamber
Senate:
House:
Passed LegislatureOn Governor'sDeskGovernor ActedSession Law
AfterPassage:
Bill History

2019 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 17
First reading, referred to Law & Justice. (View Original Bill)
Feb 5
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 7
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
LAW - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Minority; do not pass. (Minority Report)
Minority; without recommendation. (Minority Report)
Feb 8
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Feb 12
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Feb 15
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 28; nays, 19; absent, 0; excused, 2. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Feb 18
First reading, referred to Public Safety.
Mar 25
Public hearing in the House Committee on Public Safety at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Apr 1
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Public Safety at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
PS - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Minority; do not pass. (Minority Report)
Apr 3
Referred to Rules 2 Review.
Apr 11
Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
Apr 26
Referred to Rules 2 Consideration.
Apr 28
By resolution, returned to Senate Rules Committee for third reading.
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