HB 1256 Bifurcated jury sentencing.
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Bifurcated jury sentencing. Prescribes procedures for sentencing by juries in all felony cases tried by jury. The trial jury is to do the sentencing and will receive evidence of the defendant's prior convictions, including juvenile convictions and adjudications of delinquency. The court will continue to impose sentence in those felony cases tried without a jury ( 19.2-295). This is an administration bill.

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01/25/94  House: Presented and ordered printed  pdf

01/25/94  House: Presented and ordered printed
01/25/94  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/07/94  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 1
02/14/94  House: Continued to 1995 in Courts of Justice (12-Y 10-N)
12/08/94  House: Stricken from docket by C. J. (21-Y 0-N)