SB 1153 Department of Forensic Science, Forensic Science Board and the Scientific Advisory Board created.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Department of Forensic Science, the Forensic Science Board, and the Scientific Advisory Committee created.  Creates the Department of Forensic Science as a department within the executive branch of state government and assigns its powers and duties. The bill also creates the Forensic Science Board as a policy board and the Scientific Advisory Committee as an advisory board and likewise assigns their respective powers and duties. The bill also abolishes the Division of Forensic Science within the Department of Criminal Justice Services. The bill contains numerous technical amendments to accomplish this.

Full text:
01/12/05  Senate: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 053631134  pdf | impact statement
01/27/05  Senate: Committee substitute printed 052767820-S1  pdf
02/03/05  Senate: Committee substitute printed 053679820-S2  pdf
03/07/05  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1153ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/05/05  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0868)  pdf

Status:
01/12/05  Senate: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 053631134
01/12/05  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/26/05  Senate: Reported from General Laws with sub (15-Y 0-N)
01/26/05  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
01/27/05  Senate: Committee substitute printed 052767820-S1
02/02/05  Senate: Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/03/05  Senate: Committee substitute printed 053679820-S2
02/03/05  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/03/05  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (39-Y 0-N)
02/04/05  Senate: Read second time
02/04/05  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/04/05  Senate: Committee substitute rejected 052767820-S1
02/04/05  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/04/05  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 053679820-S2
02/04/05  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1153S2
02/07/05  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/05  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/05  Senate: Communicated to House
02/09/05  House: Placed on Calendar
02/09/05  House: Read first time
02/09/05  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/17/05  House: Reported from General Laws (21-Y 0-N)
02/21/05  House: Read second time
02/22/05  House: Read third time
02/22/05  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/22/05  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
03/07/05  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1153ER)
03/09/05  Senate: Enrolled
03/09/05  House: Signed by Speaker
03/11/05  Senate: Signed by President
03/28/05  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 868 (effective 7/1/05)
04/05/05  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0868)