Law of Parties Bills Pass House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence

Rep Leach speaking on the law of parties during the 2017 legislative session

Both Rep Jeff Leach’s and Rep Harold Dutton’s separate bills to prohibit the death penalty in law of parties cases have passed the House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence and will now go to the Calendars Committee to be voted on whether to be sent to the full House for a vote. The votes on both were 7-2.The Law of Parties bill by Rep Leach has several co-authors now, including two more Republicans, Rep. Smithee and Rep. Patterson. Rep. Dutton also signed on to the Leach bill.…

Leach 01/25/2021

Thompson, Senfronia 04/15/2021

Dutton 04/15/2021

Smithee 04/15/2021

Coauthors (2) Date Signed On

Ordaz Perez 03/24/2021

Patterson 04/12/2021

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *