Test Drive Our New Site! We have some improvements in the works that we're excited for you to experience. Click here to try our new, faster, mobile friendly beta site. We will be maintaining our current version of the site thru the end of 2024, so you can switch back as our improvements continue.
Legislation Quick Search
04/20/2024 04:55 PM
Pennsylvania General Assembly
Home / Bill and Amendments / Bill Information

Bill Information - History

House Bill 999; Regular Session 2023-2024


Printer's No.(PN):
Short Title:
An Act amending Titles 18 (Crimes and Offenses), 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) and 61 (Prisons and Parole) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in authorized disposition of offenders, further providing for sentence for murder, murder of unborn child and murder of law enforcement officer; in arson, criminal mischief and other property destruction, further providing for the offense of arson and related offenses; in jurisdiction of appellate courts, further providing for direct appeals from courts of common pleas; in post-trial matters, further providing for postconviction DNA testing and for disposition and appeal; in sentencing, further providing for sentencing procedure for murder of the first degree; and, in execution procedure and method, repealing provisions relating to issuance of warrant.
PN 0940
Referred to JUDICIARY, April 17, 2023
Reported as committed, Oct. 31, 2023
First consideration, Oct. 31, 2023
Laid on the table, Oct. 31, 2023
* denotes current Printer's Number