TN HB0001 | 2021-2022 | 112th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on November 4 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-11-04 - Filed for introduction
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


As introduced, allows a defendant who has been sentenced to the death penalty and whose conviction is final to petition the trial court for a determination of whether the defendant is ineligible for the death penalty due to intellectual disability. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 40.

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AN ACT to amend Tennessee Code Annotated, Title 39 and Title 40, relative to the death penalty.



2020-11-04HouseFiled for introduction


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