Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 280
Session Year 2012


To replace the death penalty with a penalty of life imprisonment without the possibility of release for certain murders committed on or after the effective date of this act.

Introduced by:
Judiciary Committee

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   Text of Bill
 Public Act No. 12-5 [pdf]
 File No. 111 [pdf]
 JUD Joint Favorable [pdf]
 Raised Bill [pdf]
   Called Amendments
 House Schedule H LCO# 3189[pdf]
 House Schedule I LCO# 3190[pdf]
 House Schedule A LCO# 3120[pdf]
 House Schedule F LCO# 3179[pdf]
 House Schedule E LCO# 3175[pdf]
 House Schedule M LCO# 3172[pdf]
 House Schedule G LCO# 3124[pdf]
 House Schedule K LCO# 3126[pdf]
 House Schedule L LCO# 3127[pdf]
 House Schedule J LCO# 3129[pdf]
 House Schedule C LCO# 3122[pdf]
 House Schedule B LCO# 3121[pdf]
 House Schedule D LCO# 3155[pdf]
 Senate Schedule I LCO# 3068[pdf]
 Senate Schedule E LCO# 3065[pdf]
 Senate Schedule D LCO# 3058[pdf]
 Senate Schedule C LCO# 3055[pdf]
 Senate Schedule B LCO# 3051[pdf]
 Senate Schedule F LCO# 3030[pdf]
 Senate Schedule H LCO# 3034[pdf]
 Senate Schedule G LCO# 3048[pdf]
 Senate Schedule A LCO# 3027[pdf]
   Uncalled Amendments
 House LCO Amendment #3123 [pdf]
 House LCO Amendment #3184 [pdf]
 House LCO Amendment #3132 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3062 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3057 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3059 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3056 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3054 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3041 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3025 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3026 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3028 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3039 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3045 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3040 [pdf]
 Senate LCO Amendment #3029 [pdf]
 House Roll Call Vote 61 AS AMENDED
 House Roll Call Vote 60 LCO # 3172
 House Roll Call Vote 59 LCO # 3127
 House Roll Call Vote 58 LCO # 3126
 House Roll Call Vote 57 LCO # 3129
 House Roll Call Vote 56 LCO # 3124
 House Roll Call Vote 55 LCO # 3179
 House Roll Call Vote 54 LCO # 3175
 House Roll Call Vote 53 LCO # 3155
 House Roll Call Vote 52 LCO # 3122
 House Roll Call Vote 51 LCO # 3121
 House Roll Call Vote 50 LCO # 3120
 Senate Roll Call Vote 76 PASS AS AMENDED BY A & I
 Senate Roll Call Vote 75 ADOPT SENATE AMD H LCO 3034
 Senate Roll Call Vote 74 ADOPT SENATE AMD G LCO 3048
 Senate Roll Call Vote 73 ADOPT SENATE AMD F LCO 3030
 Senate Roll Call Vote 72 ADOPT SENATE AMD E LCO 3065
 Senate Roll Call Vote 71 ADOPT SENATE AMD D LCO 3058
 Senate Roll Call Vote 70 ADOPT SENATE AMD B LCO 3051
 Senate Roll Call Vote 68 ADOPT SENATE AMD A LCO 3027
   Committee Actions
 JUD Joint Fav. Rpt
 JUD Vote Tally Sheet-B [pdf]
 JUD Vote Tally Sheet-A [pdf]
 JUD Vote Tally Sheet [pdf]
   Fiscal Notes
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3189
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3190
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3172
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3123
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3120
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3184
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3179
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3175
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3127
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3126
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3124
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3132
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3129
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3122
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3155
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3121
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3068
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3065
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3062
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3059
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3058
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3057
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3056
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3055
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3054
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3051
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3041
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3039
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3034
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3030
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3028
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3026
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3025
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3048
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3045
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3040
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3029
 Fiscal Note for Amendment LCO 3027
 Fiscal Note for SB-280, As Amended by Senate "A" (LCO 3027), Senate "I" (LCO 3068)
 Fiscal Note for File Copy 111
   Bill Analyses
 Bill Analysis for SB-280, as amended by Senate "A" and "I"
 Bill Analysis for File Copy 111
 Summary for Public Act No. 12-5

Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/25/2012Signed by the Governor
 4/20/2012Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 4/16/2012(LCO)Public Act 12-5
 4/11/2012In Concurrence
 4/11/2012House Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A,I
 4/11/2012House Rejected House Amendment Schedule M 3172
 4/11/2012House Rejected House Amendment Schedule L 3127
 4/11/2012House Rejected House Amendment Schedule K 3126
 4/11/2012House Rejected House Amendment Schedule J 3129
 4/11/2012Amendment Withdrawn, House Amendment Schedule I 3190
 4/11/2012Amendment Withdrawn, House Amendment Schedule H 3189
 4/11/2012House Rejected House Amendment Schedule G 3124
 4/11/2012House Rejected House Amendment Schedule F 3179
 4/11/2012House Rejected House Amendment Schedule E 3175
 4/11/2012House Rejected House Amendment Schedule D 3155
 4/11/2012House Rejected House Amendment Schedule C 3122
 4/11/2012House Rejected House Amendment Schedule B 3121
 4/11/2012House Rejected House Amendment Schedule A 3120
 4/11/2012House Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule I
 4/11/2012House Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A
 4/5/2012House Calendar Number 240
 4/5/2012Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/4/2012Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A,I
 4/4/2012Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule I 3068
 4/4/2012Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule H 3034
 4/4/2012Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule G 3048
 4/4/2012Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule F 3030
 4/4/2012Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule E 3065
 4/4/2012Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule D 3058
 4/4/2012Amendment Withdrawn, Senate Amendment Schedule C 3055
 4/4/2012Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule B 3051
 4/4/2012Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 3027
 3/26/2012(LCO)File Number 111
 3/26/2012Senate Calendar Number 113
 3/26/2012Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 3/26/2012(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/23/2012(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/28/12 5:00 PM
 3/22/2012(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/21/2012(JUD)Joint Favorable
 3/9/2012Public Hearing 03/14
 2/28/2012Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

Co-sponsors of SB-280

Sen. John W. Fonfara, 1st Dist.
Rep. Gary A. Holder-Winfield, 94th Dist.
Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Sen. Edwin A. Gomes, 23rd Dist.
Rep. Roland J. Lemar, 96th Dist.
Sen. Steve Cassano, 4th Dist.
Rep. Geoff Luxenberg, 12th Dist.
Rep. John W. Thompson, 13th Dist.
Rep. Charlie L. Stallworth, 126th Dist.
Rep. Kelvin Roldan, 4th Dist.
Rep. Jason Rojas, 9th Dist.
Rep. Bruce V. Morris, 140th Dist.
Rep. Toni E. Walker, 93rd Dist.
Rep. James Albis, 99th Dist.
Rep. Gregory Haddad, 54th Dist.
Rep. Joseph J. Taborsak, 109th Dist.
Rep. Elizabeth B. Ritter, 38th Dist.
Rep. Patricia A. Dillon, 92nd Dist.
Sen. Terry B. Gerratana, 6th Dist.
Rep. Juan R. Candelaria, 95th Dist.
Rep. Christopher Lyddy, 106th Dist.
Rep. Hector L. Robles, 6th Dist.
Rep. Charles D. Clemons, 124th Dist.
Rep. Marie Lopez Kirkley-Bey, 5th Dist.
Rep. Patricia Billie Miller, 145th Dist.
Rep. Matthew Lesser, 100th Dist.
Rep. Robert Sanchez, 25th Dist.
Rep. Patricia M. Widlitz, 98th Dist.
Rep. Michael L. Molgano, 144th Dist.
Rep. Mae M. Flexer, 44th Dist.
Rep. Elissa T. Wright, 41st Dist.
Rep. Gerald M. Fox, 146th Dist.
Rep. Minnie Gonzalez, 3rd Dist.
Rep. Ezequiel Santiago, 130th Dist.
Rep. Kim Fawcett, 133rd Dist.

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