Wrongful Incarceration Fund; created. (HB2478)

Introduced By

Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville)

Progress

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

Description

Wrongful Incarceration Fund; fees. Creates the Wrongful Incarceration Fund, a special nonreverting fund consisting of such moneys appropriated by the General Assembly and fees assessed against each attorney and full-time judge in the Commonwealth. Moneys in the Fund shall be available for compensation for wrongful incarceration. The annual fee shall be set by the General Assembly. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2007Committee
01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 074452285
01/09/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2007Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/30/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2478)