2015 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of House Interim Committee on Judiciary)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to courts; declaring an emergency; and providing for revenue raising that requires approval by a three-fifths majority.|
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|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Chapter Number Assigned|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|