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SB 1962: Court Funding

GENERAL BILL by Budget

Court Funding; Requiring that the Department of Revenue transfer certain collected court-related revenue to the Core Court System Clearing Trust Fund; requiring the Clerk of the Supreme Court to collect a fee upon the filing of certain notices, including a notice to invoke discretionary jurisdiction; repealing provisions relating to the transfer of trust funds in excess of the amount needed for clerk budgets; requiring that the clerk of each district court of appeal remit to the Department of Revenue all fees collected in the State Treasury to the credit of the State Courts Revenue Trust Fund rather than the General Revenue Fund; requiring that fees charged to applicants for certification and renewal of certification as mediators and arbitrators be remitted to the Department of Revenue for deposit into the State Courts Revenue Trust Fund, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2012
Last Action: 3/9/2012 Senate - Died on Calendar, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5001 (Ch. 2012-118)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/16/2012 Senate SPB 7066 submitted as a committee bill (SB 1962) by Budget
• Filed
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 525
2/21/2012 Senate • Introduced -SJ 525
3/9/2012 Senate • Died on Calendar, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5001 (Ch. 2012-118)