SB 636 Court-appointed counsel; compensation.
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Summary as introduced:
Court-appointed counsel; compensation. Allows the court to award compensation in excess of statutory limits when the court finds that the time and effort expended by counsel in a circuit court case justifies the award. In making its determination the court is to consider the nature of the charges, the duration of the litigation, the complexity of the legal issues involved and the total number of hours in and out of court.

Full text:
01/18/02  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 024397536  pdf | impact statement

Senate amendments

01/18/02  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 024397536
01/18/02  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/30/02  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice w/amd (15-Y 0-N)
01/30/02  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
02/06/02  Senate: Continued to 2003 in Finance (16-Y 0-N)
12/09/02  Senate: Left in Finance