2008 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 651
Sponsored By:
Delegate Barnes
Costs - Circuit Courts and District Court - Failure to Appear or Violation of Probation


Requiring a circuit court or the District Court to impose on a criminal defendant a fee of $40 for failing to appear or violating a condition of probation under specified circumstances; and requiring a clerk of a circuit court or the District Court to pay fees collected under the Act to specified law enforcement agencies.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Circuit Courts
Clerks of Court
Court Costs
District Courts
Fees -see also- Devt Fees and Taxes; Reimbursement Rates
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Parole and Probation

Bill affects the following Statute:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 7-409 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered