2008 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 643
Sponsored By:
Senators DeGrange, Astle, Garagiola, Muse, and Robey
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.
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator James E. DeGrange, Sr., District 32
Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator James N. Robey, District 13

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