2012 Regular Session


File Code: Courts and Court Personnel - Statewide
Sponsored By:
Senator Frosh
Courts - Victims of Crime - Interpreters


Altering specified requirements relating to the use of an interpreter in court to include the appointment of an interpreter for a victim or victim's representative who is deaf or cannot readily understand or communicate the spoken English language; and authorizing a victim or victim's representative to apply for appointment of an interpreter.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Deaf Persons
Victims -see also- Criminal Injuries Compensation

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 9-114 )
Criminal Procedure
( 1-202 , 11-104 )


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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered