The Act provides for consideration of a victim impact statement prior to sentencing by the trial judge and includes the victim among those who must be notified when an individual is granted parole.
Georgia State University Law Review
"CRIMINAL PROCEDURE Sentencing: Victim Impact Statement,"
Georgia State University Law Review: Vol. 1
, Article 20.
Available at: http://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol1/iss2/20