HB 720

  • Georgia House Bill
  • 2019-2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • Passed House Mar 12, 2020
  • Senate
  • Governor

Criminal procedure; term of probation shall follow the mandatory term of imprisonment for persons convicted of a sexual offense; clarify

Abstract

A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 10 of Title 17 of the O.C.G.A., relating to procedure for sentencing and imposition of punishment, so as to clarify that a term of probation shall follow the mandatory term of imprisonment for persons convicted of a sexual offense; to amend Title 42 of the O.C.G.A.d, relating to penal institutions, so as to make conforming changes;to amend Code Section 16-7-29 of the O.C.G.A., relating to interference with electronic monitoring devices, "electronic monitoring device" defined, and penalty, so as to revise a cross-reference; to provide for a response to Park v. State, 2019 Ga. LEXIS 138 (March 4, 2019); to provide for related matters; to provide for applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Bill Sponsors (6)

Votes


Actions


Mar 13, 2020

Senate

Senate Read and Referred

  • Referral-Committee
Assignments

Mar 12, 2020

House

House Third Readers

House

House Passed/Adopted By Substitute

Mar 05, 2020

House

House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute

  • Committee-Passage-Favorable
Judiciary Non-Civil

Jan 13, 2020

House

House Second Readers

Apr 02, 2019

House

House First Readers

Mar 29, 2019

House

House Hopper

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
LC 28 9720S/hcs PDF
LC 28 9720S/hs PDF
LC 41 2036/a PDF

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