HB 79

Sponsor
Session
Regular Session 2018
Title
Coosa Co., sheriff, service of process fee, failure to appear warrants, distrib. to sheriff for law enforcement purposes
Description

Relating to Coosa County; to provide an additional fee for the service of failure to appear warrants by the Sheriff of Coosa County.

Subjects
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Relating to Coosa County; to provide an additional fee for the service of failure to appear warrants by the Sheriff of Coosa County.

Section 1

(a) In Coosa County, in addition to any and all court costs, fees, and charges now or hereafter authorized, there shall be assessed by the circuit court clerk a one hundred dollar ($100) charge on the service of all failure to appear warrants executed by the deputies or Sheriff of Coosa County. (b) The service fee imposed in this section shall be assessed against a defendant upon conviction. The clerk of the court shall enter the amount of the fee provided in this section on the docket sheet and shall collect the fee in the same manner and same time as other court costs. The service fee may be waived by the court for good cause shown. (c) The revenues derived from this fee shall be distributed as follows: (1) Twenty-five dollars ($25) of the fee shall be distributed to the Sheriff's Office Law Enforcement Fund to be used for law enforcement purposes. (2) Twenty-five dollars ($25) of the fee shall be distributed to the circuit court clerk. (3) Fifty dollars ($50) of the fee shall be distributed to the General Fund of Coosa County to be used to provide funding for the operation of the office of the Coosa County Sheriff, including providing hazardous duty pay for deputies.

Section 2

This act shall become effective on the first day of the third month following its passage and approval by the Governor, or its otherwise becoming law.

No articles found.
Action Date Chamber Action
January 25, 2018HAssigned Act No. 2018-38.
January 25, 2018HForwarded to Governor on January 25, 2018 at 1:05 p.m. on January 25, 2018.
January 25, 2018HClerk of the House Certification
January 25, 2018HEnrolled
January 25, 2018SSignature Requested
January 25, 2018HPassed Second House
January 25, 2018SMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 107
January 25, 2018SThird Reading Passed
January 23, 2018SRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
January 16, 2018SRead for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Local Legislation
January 16, 2018HMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 11
January 16, 2018HThird Reading Passed
January 11, 2018HRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
January 9, 2018HRead for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Local Legislation
2018-01-25
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-01-16
Chamber: House
Result: Failed