SB 85, 79th R.S. history

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SB 85, 79th R.S.
Relating to the applicability of the death penalty to a capital offense committed by a person with mental retardation.

Last action: Co-author authorized

Author: Rodney Ellis
Coauthor: Eddie Lucio, Jr. | Frank Madla | Mario Gallegos, Jr. | Juan Hinojosa | Eliot Shapleigh | Leticia Van de Putte

Crimes--Capital Punishment
Mental Health & Mental Retardation

Senate Committee: Criminal Justice (John Whitmire, John Carona, Rodney Ellis, Juan Hinojosa, Jon Lindsay, Steve Ogden, Kel Seliger, Tommy Williams)

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