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2017 Regular Session
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At the request of: (at the request of House Interim Committee on Judiciary)
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Bill Title: Relating to fitness to proceed.
Catchline/Summary: Requires that court-ordered fitness to proceed examination, filing of examination report and fitness to proceed determination all occur within 14 days of examination order if defendant is in custody, unless court grants extension.
Requires defendant found by court to lack fitness to proceed to be transported to state mental hospital or other facility for treatment, or released, as according to court order, within seven days of court order.
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Fiscal Impact: May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued
Revenue Impact: May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In House Committee
Current Committee: House Committee On Judiciary
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Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations: Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents
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