HB 248 Special counsel; cap on compensation paid to those appointed to handle certain legal matters.
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Summary as introduced:
Employment of special counsel; fees. Imposes a cap on the compensation that may be paid to a special counsel appointed to handle certain legal matters where it would be improper or uneconomical for the Attorney General, or the Attorney General is unable, to handle such matters. The cap is set at the same amount allowed for a court-appointed attorney defending a felony charge that may be punishable by incarceration for a period of more than 20 years.

Full text:
12/29/13  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100283D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
12/29/13  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100283D
12/29/13  House: Referred to Committee on Rules
01/17/14  House: Referred from Rules by voice vote
01/17/14  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/21/14  House: Assigned Courts sub: Ethics
01/27/14  House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table by voice vote
02/12/14  House: Left in Courts of Justice