Section 13A-5-47.1

Application of provisions prohibiting court from overriding jury verdict in capital cases.

Sections 13A-5-45, 13A-5-46, and 13A-5-47 shall apply to any defendant who is charged with capital murder after April 11, 2017, and shall not apply retroactively to any defendant who has previously been convicted of capital murder and sentenced to death prior to April 11, 2017.

(Act 2017-131, §2.)