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HB 261 Penal institutions; certain individuals sentenced between March 18, 1968 and October 31, 1982; allow to petition court for first offender status

Voted on Thursday January 1, 1970

Michael Caldwell's thoughts

There is some ambiguity about whether or not someone was eligible for first offender status dependent on when their original case was and whether it was a split sentence. This clarifies it.

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Yea

Vote Totals

The table below breaks down the total number of votes, and marks the majority vote.

Voted Total % Majority Vote?
Yea 173 96.1% Majority Vote
Nay 0 0%
Did not vote 3 1.7%
Excused 4 2.2%

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