Existing law generally authorizes a court to dismiss an action or to strike or dismiss an enhancement in the furtherance of justice. Existing law requires a court to dismiss an enhancement if it is in the furtherance of justice to do so, except if dismissal of that enhancement is prohibited by any initiative statute.
This bill would also prohibit a court from dismissing a firearms-related enhancement, as defined. Statutes affected:
AB27: 1385 PEN
12/05/22 - Introduced: 1385 PEN
AB 27: 1385 PEN