Criminal cases; increases compensation for experts. (SB191)

Introduced By

Sen. Monty Mason (D-Williamsburg) with support from co-patron Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)

Progress

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

Description

Compensation of experts in criminal cases. Increases from $750 to $1,200 the maximum fee that the court may pay for professional services rendered by each psychiatrist, clinical psychologist, or other expert appointed by the court to render professional service in a criminal case other than for aggravated murder cases. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/10/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100566D
01/10/2022Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
01/19/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB191)
01/19/2022Reported from Judiciary (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2022Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/02/2022Reported from Finance and Appropriations (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2022Read second time and engrossed
02/07/2022Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2022Placed on Calendar
02/22/2022Read first time
02/22/2022Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/22/2022Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
02/23/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/23/2022Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/25/2022Reported from Courts of Justice (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2022Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/28/2022Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2022Read second time
03/02/2022Read third time
03/02/2022Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/02/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2022Enrolled
03/07/2022Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB191ER)
03/08/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB191ER)
03/08/2022Signed by President
03/08/2022Signed by Speaker
03/22/2022Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 22, 2022
03/22/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/11/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 304 (effective 7/1/22)
04/11/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0304)

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