Criminal cases; increases compensation of experts. (SB965)

Introduced By

Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Forensic mental health examinations. Raises from $400 to $750 the cap on expert compensation for a mental health examination in criminal cases other than capital murder. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073059160
01/09/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2007Rereferred to Finance
01/24/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/25/2007Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2007Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/26/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2007Communicated to House
01/30/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB965)
02/06/2007Placed on Calendar
02/06/2007Read first time
02/06/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/2007Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Referred to Committee on Appropriations