HB 1354

  • Georgia House Bill
  • 2021-2022 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • Passed House Mar 15, 2022
  • Senate
  • Governor

Wrongful Conviction Compensation Act; enact


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 4 of Chapter 5 of Title 28 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Claims Advisory Board, so as to create the Wrongful Conviction Compensation Review Panel; to provide for a short title; to provide for applicability; to provide for definitions; to provide for the composition of such panel; to provide for the burden of proof and evidence to be considered by such panel; to provide for evaluation of claims by such panel; to provide for notice of claims, forms, and hearings; to provide for such panel to make recommendations to such board; to provide for the deduction of monetary awards from sums recommended by such panel; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Bill Sponsors (4)



Mar 16, 2022


Senate Read and Referred

  • Referral-Committee

Mar 15, 2022


House Third Readers


House Passed/Adopted By Substitute

Mar 08, 2022


House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute

  • Committee-Passage-Favorable
Judiciary Non-Civil

Feb 17, 2022


House Second Readers

Feb 15, 2022


House First Readers

Feb 14, 2022


House Hopper

Bill Text

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LC 44 2038S/hcs PDF
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LC 44 1965/a PDF

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