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HB 1739 - 2017-18
Concerning the crime victims' compensation program.
Bill History

2017 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 27
First reading, referred to Public Safety (Not Officially read and referred until adoption of Introduction report). (View Original Bill)
Feb 6
Public hearing in the House Committee on Public Safety at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 9
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Public Safety at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
PS - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 1st Substitute) (Majority Report)
Feb 13
Referred to Appropriations.
Feb 23
Public hearing in the House Committee on Appropriations at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 24
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Appropriations at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
APP - Majority; do pass 1st substitute bill proposed by Public Safety. (Majority Report)
Minority; do not pass. (Minority Report)
Referred to Rules 2 Review.
Mar 3
Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
Mar 6
1st substitute bill substituted (PS 17). (View 1st Substitute)
Floor amendment(s) adopted.
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 96; nays, 2; absent, 0; excused, 0. (View 1st Engrossed) (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Mar 8
First reading, referred to Law & Justice.
Mar 22
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Mar 29
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
LAW - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
And refer to Ways & Means.
Referred to Ways & Means.
Apr 3
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Apr 4
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Ways & Means at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
WM - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Apr 7
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Apr 12
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 49; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 0. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Apr 14
Speaker signed.

IN THE SENATE

Apr 17
President signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Apr 18
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
May 5
Governor signed.
Chapter 235, 2017 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 7/23/2017.
Available Documents
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Fiscal Note
Amendments
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