Court-appointed counsel; compensation, increases frequency of reporting. (HB932)

Introduced By

Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Compensation of court-appointed counsel. Increases from quarterly to monthly the frequency of reporting by the Executive Secretary of the Supreme Court of Virginia to the Governor, members of the House Appropriations Committee, and members of the Senate Finance Committee on the amounts paid for waivers of the limitations on compensation for court-appointed counsel. The bill also requires that this report be made to the clerk of each circuit court and district court and that the report contain the remaining balance of the funds appropriated to pay for waivers. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101443D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/19/2016Assigned to sub: Criminal Law
01/19/2016Assigned App. sub: Criminal Law
01/19/2016Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/19/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB932)
02/01/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
02/03/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2016Read first time
02/08/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/09/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/09/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/17/2016Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)