SB 885 Interpreters in criminal proceedings.
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Summary:
Interpreters in criminal proceedings. Requires that interpreter services be provided to a criminal victim who is deaf or non-English speaking unless the court finds that he does not require interpreter services. Current law requires a showing of good cause and a request by the Commonwealth's attorney for any such appointment.

Full text:
01/20/95  Senate: Presented & ordered printed LD8481843  pdf
02/03/95  Senate: Printed as engrossed LD8481843-E  pdf
03/03/95  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB885ER)  pdf
03/28/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0546)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
Senate amendments

Status:
01/20/95  Senate: Presented & ordered printed LD8481843
01/20/95  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/24/95  Senate: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: Criminal Law & Procedure
02/01/95  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice w/amds. (15-Y 0-N)
02/02/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/02/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (39-Y 0-N)
02/02/95  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/02/95  Senate: Reconsideration of passed by for the day (39-Y 0-N)
02/02/95  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER (39-Y 0-N)
02/02/95  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/03/95  Senate: Read second time
02/03/95  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/03/95  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/03/95  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/03/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/03/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
02/03/95  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/03/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/03/95  Senate: Communicated to House
02/03/95  Senate: Printed as engrossed LD8481843-E
02/06/95  House: Placed on Calendar
02/07/95  House: Read first time
02/07/95  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/10/95  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 1
02/20/95  House: Reported from C. J. with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
02/21/95  House: Read second time
02/22/95  House: Read third time
02/22/95  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/22/95  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/22/95  House: Passed House with amendment (Block Vote) (98-Y 0-N)
02/22/95  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/23/95  Senate: House amendment agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  Senate: VOTE: CONCUR HOUSE AMENDMENT (39-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  Senate: Rec. of House amd. agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER (39-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  Senate: House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  Senate: VOTE: CONCUR HOUSE AMENDMENT (40-Y 0-N)
03/03/95  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB885ER)
03/10/95  Senate: Enrolled
03/10/95  House: Signed by Speaker
03/13/95  Senate: Signed by President
03/24/95  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 546 (effective 7/1/95)
03/28/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0546)