Criminal cases; allows circuit court clerk to assess local fee of up to 10% of total fees charged. (SB1481)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Additional local fee; criminal cases. Allows the circuit court clerk to assess a local fee of up to 10 percent of the total fees charged in criminal cases to be retained by the clerk for use in the operation of the clerk's office. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/21/2009Presented and ordered printed 098784320
01/21/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/22/2009Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/28/2009Rereferred from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Rereferred to Finance
02/04/2009Reported from Finance (15-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/09/2009Read third time and passed Senate (33-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2009Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/17/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1481)
02/18/2009Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely by voice vote
02/24/2009Left in Courts of Justice


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 25 seconds.