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2018 Regular Session
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At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Representative Williamson, Senator Manning Jr, Winters
Regular Sponsors: Representative Bynum, Greenlick, Hernandez, Holvey, Malstrom, McLain, Nosse, Power, Rayfield, Salinas, Sanchez, Senator Gelser, Prozanski (Presession filed.)
Bill Title: Relating to prohibited provisions in criminal action agreements.
Catchline/Summary: Prohibits prosecuting attorney from conditioning plea offer on requirement that defendant or defense attorney stipulate to unconstitutionality of existing law.
Prohibits prosecuting attorney from conditioning plea offer or release on defendant's waiver of specified rights, eligibilities and legal challenges] on requirement that defendant or defense attorney stipulate to unconstitutionality of existing law. Provides that prohibited provision in plea agreement or release agreement] is void and unenforceable. Prohibits court from conditioning defendant's release on waiver of defendant's appearance in person at trial.
Chapter Number: Chapter 37
Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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