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Penal Code - PEN

PART 3. OF IMPRISONMENT AND THE DEATH PENALTY [2000 - 10007]

  ( Part 3 repealed and added by Stats. 1941, Ch. 106. )
  

TITLE 6. REPRIEVES, PARDONS AND COMMUTATIONS [4800 - 4906]

  ( Title 6 added by Stats. 1941, Ch. 106. )
  

CHAPTER 3. Duties of Supreme Court [4850 - 4852]
  ( Chapter 3 added by Stats. 1941, Ch. 106. )

  
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If a majority of the justices recommend that clemency be granted, the Clerk/Executive Officer of the Supreme Court shall transmit the application, together with all papers and documents filed in the case, to the Governor; otherwise the documents shall remain in the files of the court.

(Amended by Stats. 2017, Ch. 36, Sec. 20. (AB 452) Effective January 1, 2018.)