2012 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety
Sponsored By:
Delegates Conway, Branch, Cluster, and McDermott
Court Costs - Criminal Cases - Funding for Law Enforcement


Altering the source of money for the Law Enforcement Equipment Fund; requiring a court to impose on a defendant convicted of a specified crime an additional cost of $7.50 in the case; requiring the Comptroller to deposit $3.75 of each fee collected into the Law Enforcement Equipment Fund; requiring the Comptroller to pay $3.75 of each fee collected to the law enforcement agency that issued the citation or completed the police report associated with the case; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Motion Rules Suspended for late introduction (Delegate Conway) Adopted (137-0)
Referred House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Judiciary
Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Norman H. Conway, District 38B
Delegate Talmadge Branch, District 45
Delegate John W. E. Cluster, Jr., District 8
Delegate Michael A. McDermott, District 38B

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Circuit Courts
Court Costs
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
District Courts
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 7-409 )
Public Safety
( 4-301 , 4-302 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
March 8, 2012: Motion Rules Suspended for late introduction (Conway) Adopted (137-0)