SB 245 Guardians for persons under a disability.
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Summary:
Guardians for persons under a disability. Provides that compensation and expenses of a guardian ad litem appointed for a person under a disability in a habitual offender proceeding are to be paid from the criminal fund. A "person under a disability" is defined in 8.01-2 to include, among others, a person who is mentally retarded or mentally ill, an alcoholic or a drug addict.

This bill was recommended by the Committee on District Courts.

Full text:
01/18/96  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 965815837  pdf
03/08/96  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB245ER)  pdf
04/19/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0887)  pdf

Status:
01/18/96  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 965815837
01/18/96  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/26/96  Senate: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: Criminal Justice
02/07/96  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
02/09/96  Senate: Const. reading disp. (39-Y 0-N), passed by for the day
02/09/96  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (39-Y 0-N)
02/12/96  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/12/96  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/96  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/96  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/96  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/96  Senate: Communicated to House
02/13/96  House: Placed on Calendar
02/14/96  House: Read first time
02/14/96  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/96  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 2
02/23/96  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)
02/26/96  House: Read second time
02/27/96  House: Read third time
02/27/96  House: Passed House (Block Vote) (100-Y 0-N)
02/27/96  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/08/96  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB245ER)
03/15/96  Senate: Enrolled
03/16/96  House: Signed by Speaker
03/18/96  Senate: Signed by President
04/10/96  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 887 (effective 7/1/96)
04/19/96  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0887)