Expert witness; increase in fee for rendering professional service. (SB639)

Introduced By

Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon)

Progress

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

Description

Forensic evaluations. Provides for an increase in the fee cap received by mental health experts who have been appointed by the court to render professional service from $400 to $750. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/17/2006Presented and ordered printed 064615160
01/17/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/23/2006Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
01/23/2006Rereferred to Finance
02/02/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB639)
02/07/2006Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N)
02/08/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/08/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/09/2006Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2006Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/10/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/10/2006Communicated to House
02/14/2006Placed on Calendar
02/14/2006Read first time
02/14/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2006Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
03/01/2006Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)
03/01/2006Referred to Committee on Appropriations
03/06/2006Left in Appropriations