The Act provides a universal saving clause for pending criminal prosecutions when the prosecution is pursuant to a statute which has been legislatively repealed, repealed and reenacted, or amended prior to conviction. March 16, 1987
"CRIMES AND OFFENSES Amendments to Criminal Statutes: Allow Previous Prosecutions to Continue,"
Georgia State University Law Review: Vol. 3
, Article 40.
Available at: http://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol3/iss2/40