2015 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: McDougle
Court-Appointed Counsel Fees in Commitment Hearings (Circuit Court)

Item 39 #2s

Item 39 #2s

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Judicial Department
Circuit Courts FY2015 $0 FY2016 $18,480 GF

Page 27, line 10, strike "$109,524,242" and insert "$109,542,722".
Page 27, line 45, strike "$121,718,148" and insert "$121,758,678".

(This amendment provides $18,480 the second year from the general fund to increase court-appointed counsel fees from $25 to a sum not to exceed $445 in hearings in circuit court to review the commitment of a person acquitted of a felony by reason of insanity. In FY 2013 there were 44 such hearings.)