Criminal cases; sentencing, jury trial. (HB5084)

Introduced By

Del. Josh Cole (D-Stafford) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Sentencing in a criminal case; jury trial. Provides that in a criminal case the court shall ascertain the extent of the punishment, unless the accused has requested that the jury ascertain punishment or was found guilty of capital murder. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
08/18/2020Presented and ordered printed
08/18/2020Committee
08/18/2020Presented and ordered printed 20200157D
08/18/2020Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
08/31/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB5084)
11/09/2020Left in Courts of Justice

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