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2015 Regular Session
At the request of: (at the request of House Interim Committee on Judiciary)
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Bill Title: Relating to courts; declaring an emergency; and providing for revenue raising that requires approval by a three-fifths majority.
Catchline/Summary: Increases certain fees charged by justice courts.
Provides that trial fee may not be charged in small claims department of justice court. Allows court to order, or district attorney or defendant to file petition to conduct, deposition to perpetuate testimony of material witness. Provides that party to proceeding in open court in justice or municipal court may arrange for recording or reporting of proceeding. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
Chapter Number: Chapter 623
Fiscal Impact: Has Minimal Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: Revenue Impact Issued
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