2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Bill Title:||Relating to public defense compensation; declaring an emergency.|
Directs Public Defense Services Commission to adopt policies providing for compensation of appointed counsel at rate commensurate with compensation of equivalent position within office of district attorney.
Prohibits public defense services executive director from negotiating public defense services contract that allows for compensation at rate less than that of equivalent position within office of district attorney. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||Joint Committee On Ways and Means|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|