Attorney fees; awarding of fees to be reasonable in juvenile and domestic relations district courts. (HB1096)

Introduced By

Del. Charniele Herring (D-Alexandria)

Progress

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

Description

Attorney fees; juvenile and domestic relations district courts.  Emphasizes that an award of attorney fees and costs made in certain cases in juvenile and domestic relations district court must be reasonable. The bill also provides that such an award may be made as part of a pendente lite or final order or at any other time the matter is pending before the court. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2012Committee
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100152D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/17/2012Assigned Courts sub: #2 Civil
02/01/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
02/03/2012Tabled in Courts of Justice