SB 1228: Public Counsel
GENERAL BILL by Argenziano
Public Counsel; transfers responsibility for appointing Public Counsel from Committee on Public Service Commission Oversight to Attorney General; provides authority of Legal Affairs Dept. re employees of Public Counsel & their qualifications & to retention of attorneys & experts; deletes declaration that Public Counsel is part of legislative branch, etc. Amends 350.061,.0613,.0614, 112.324.
Last Action: 5/5/2006 Senate - Died in Committee on Communications and Public Utilities
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Communications and Public Utilities; Judiciary; Governmental Oversight and Productivity; Justice Appropriations
• Introduced, referred to Communications and Public Utilities; Judiciary; Governmental Oversight and Productivity; Justice Appropriations -SJ 00113
• Died in Committee on Communications and Public Utilities
Companion bills that are identical word-for-word, not including titles. However, Resolutions and Concurrent Resolutions are considered identical if the only difference is the word "House" or "Senate."
Companion bills that are substantially similar in text or have substantial portions of text that are largely the same.
Bills that have selected provisions that are similar in text.
A bill that is contingent upon passage of another bill within the same chamber, e.g., a trust fund bill, a bill providing a public record exemption, or an implementing bill.
The page numbers, when listed, for citations are constantly under review. The journals or printed bills of the respective chambers should be consulted as the official documents of the Legislature.
The links for the page numbers are formatted to open the bill text PDF directly to the page containing the citation. However, if your browser is set to open PDFs in a new window, as is often the case with 64-bit browsers, the bill text will open to the first page.