Court-appointed counsel; removes monetary caps on fees. (SB573)

Introduced By

Sen. Ken Stolle (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Compensation of court-appointed counsel. Removes the monetary caps on court-appointed counsel fees and instead allows the court to set an hourly rate based on the type of case. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 061315820
01/11/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2006Rereferred from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
01/18/2006Rereferred to Finance
02/02/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB573)
02/14/2006Left in Finance (15-Y 0-N)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB313.