HB 423

Sponsor
Session
Regular Session 2018
Title
Webb, municipal court, warrant recall fee, authorized, distrib. of fees
Description

Relating to the Town of Webb in Houston County; to provide for a warrant recall fee to allow a municipal judge or magistrate for the Town of Webb to recall, under certain conditions, a failure to appear warrant.

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Relating to the Town of Webb in Houston County; to provide for a warrant recall fee to allow a municipal judge or magistrate for the Town of Webb to recall, under certain conditions, a failure to appear warrant.

Section 1

(a) Notwithstanding any law to the contrary, a municipal judge or magistrate of the Town of Webb may assess a defendant with a warrant recall fee that shall be paid in order for a municipal judge or magistrate to recall a failure to appear warrant arising from any municipal ordinance violation against the Town of Webb. (b) The warrant recall fee shall be one hundred dollars ($100) and is to be paid by the defendant at the time the warrant is recalled. (c) Nothing herein shall be construed to require the Town of Webb to recall a warrant that has been issued. All orders to recall a warrant shall be issued solely in the discretion of the municipal judge or magistrate.

Section 2

All fees received by the Town of Webb Municipal Court for the warrant recall fee shall be deposited into the Town of Webb Corrections Fund and allocated in conformity with subsection (a) of Section 11-47-7.1 of the Code of Alabama 1975.

Section 3

This act shall become effective immediately following its passage and approval by the Governor, or its otherwise becoming law.

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Action Date Chamber Action
March 8, 2018HDelivered to Governor at 2:27 p.m. on March 8, 2018.
March 8, 2018HAssigned Act No. 2018-257.
March 8, 2018HClerk of the House Certification
March 8, 2018HEnrolled
March 8, 2018SSignature Requested
March 8, 2018HPassed Second House
March 8, 2018SMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 701
March 8, 2018SThird Reading Passed
March 6, 2018SRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
February 22, 2018SRead for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Local Legislation
February 22, 2018HMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 424
February 22, 2018HThird Reading Passed
February 20, 2018HRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
February 15, 2018HRead for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Local Legislation
2018-03-08
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-02-22
Chamber: House
Result: Failed