CRIM PRO-CAP CASE-APPEAL-FEE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Provides that
court appointed counsel representing an indigent defendant on appeal
shall be paid a reasonable fee based upon the compensation of
attorneys who represent defendants in capital cases on appeal.
Eliminates the $2,000 maximum fee. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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