All Information (Except Text) for S.2264 - Eric's Law116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Toomey, Pat [R-PA] (Introduced 07/25/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/25/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
- Passed Senate
- Passed House
- To President
- Became Law
There is 1 version of this bill. View text
Click the check-box to add or remove the section, click the text link to scroll to that section.
Titles Actions Overview All Actions Cosponsors Committees Related Bills Subjects Latest Summary All Summaries
Short Titles - Senate
Short Titles as Introduced
Actions Overview (1)
|07/25/2019||Introduced in Senate|
07/25/2019 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|07/25/2019||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
Action By: Senate
07/25/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
|Sen. Braun, Mike [R-IN]*||07/25/2019|
|Sen. Cornyn, John [R-TX]*||07/25/2019|
|Sen. Cotton, Tom [R-AR]*||07/25/2019|
|Sen. Cruz, Ted [R-TX]*||07/25/2019|
|Sen. Boozman, John [R-AR]||10/22/2019|
|Committee / Subcommittee||Date||Activity||Reports|
|Senate Judiciary||07/25/2019||Referred to|
Subject — Policy Area:
One Policy Area term, which best describes an entire measure, is assigned to every public bill or resolution.
Latest Summary (1)
Introduced in Senate (07/25/2019)
This bill modifies procedures with respect to capital sentencing hearings.
If a jury at a capital sentencing hearing does not reach a unanimous recommendation on the defendant's sentence, then the court must order a new special sentencing hearing and impanel a new jury. If the new jury at the special sentencing hearing does not reach a unanimous recommendation on the defendant's sentence, then the court is prohibited from imposing a death sentence.