Involuntary commitment; increases special justice and attorney fees. (HB637)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Campbell (R-Marion)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Involuntary commitment; special justice and attorney fees. Increases the fee paid to special justices for hearings for involuntary commitment from $86.25 to $150 and for certification hearings and orders for judicial authorization of treatment from $43.25 to $75 and increases fees paid to attorneys appointed in involuntary commitment from $75 to $120 and for guardianship cases from $43.25 to $75. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102330D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/09/2014Assigned Courts sub: Mental Health
01/17/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB637)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB637)
01/29/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 0-N)
01/29/2014Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/03/2014Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2014Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/06/2014Assigned App. sub: General Government & Capital Outlay
02/06/2014Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/12/2014Left in Appropriations