Bill Status of SB1341 93rd General Assembly
Short Description: CRIMINAL CD-NEW TRIAL
Sen. Edward Petka
| 1/11/2005||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Provides that an investigative entity must turn over to the prosecutor all information, whether incriminating or exculpatory, gathered in an investigation. Adds provisions for a petition for a new trial based on an independent claim of actual innocence based on newly discovered evidence. Adds provisions for the actual innocence hearing. Requires that the defendant establish his or her innocence by clear and convincing evidence before the court may order a new trial.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/20/2003||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Edward Petka|| 2/20/2003||Senate||First Reading|| 2/20/2003||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 1/11/2005||Senate||Session Sine Die|