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HB 2496 - 2015-16
Concerning pro bono legal services for military service members, veterans, and their families.
By Request: Attorney General
Companion Bill: SB 6300
Bill History

2016 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 14
First reading, referred to Judiciary (Not Officially read and referred until adoption of Introduction report). (View Original Bill)
Jan 27
Public hearing in the House Committee on Judiciary at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 4
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Judiciary at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
JUDI - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 1st Substitute) (Majority Report)
Feb 5
Referred to General Government & Information Technology.
Feb 8
Public hearing and executive action taken in the House Committee on General Government & Information Technology at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
GGIT - Majority; do pass 1st substitute bill proposed by Judiciary. (Majority Report)
Minority; without recommendation. (Minority Report)
Feb 9
Referred to Rules 2 Review.
Feb 11
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Feb 17
1st substitute bill substituted (JUDI 16). (View 1st Substitute)
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 98; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 0. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Feb 19
First reading, referred to Law & Justice.
Feb 26
Public hearing and executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
LAW - Majority; do pass with amendment(s). (Majority Report)
And refer to Ways & Means.
Referred to Ways & Means.
Feb 29
Public hearing and executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 12:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Mar 3
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 9:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
WM - Majority; do pass with amendment(s). (Majority Report)
Minority; without recommendation. (Minority Report)
Mar 4
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Mar 10
By resolution, returned to House Rules Committee for third reading.

2016 1ST SPECIAL SESSION

By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
Available Documents
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Fiscal Note
Amendments
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