2012 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety
Sponsored By:
Senators Zirkin and Stone
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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Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules
Re-referred Judicial Proceedings & Budget and Taxation
Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Bobby A. Zirkin, District 11
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

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
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