HB 67: Public Defender Duties
GENERAL BILL by Fernandez-Barquin
Public Defender Duties; Specifies additional circumstances under which a public defender may not be appointed to represent a defendant.
• Referred to Criminal Justice and Public Safety Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee
• Added to Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee agenda
• Favorable by Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
• Reported out of Criminal Justice & Public Safety Subcommittee
• Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• Added to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee agenda
• Favorable by Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
• Reported out of Justice Appropriations Subcommittee
• Now in Judiciary Committee
• Added to Judiciary Committee agenda
• Favorable by Judiciary Committee
• Reported out of Judiciary Committee
• Bill released to House Calendar
• Added to Second Reading Calendar
• Bill added to Special Order Calendar (3/31/2021)
• Read 2nd time
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Added to Third Reading Calendar
• Read 3rd time
• Passed; YEAS 116, NAYS 0
• In Messages
• Referred to Rules -SJ 386
• Message sent to senate
• Received -SJ 386
• Withdrawn from Rules -SJ 396
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for SB 752 -SJ 396
• Read 2nd time -SJ 396
• Read 3rd time -SJ 396
• Passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 396
• Immediately certified -SJ 408
• In Messages
• Ordered enrolled
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2021-18
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