Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 1231
Session Year 2023
 


AN ACT CONCERNING A DEFENDANT'S COMPETENCY TO STAND TRIAL AND EARLY RELEASE INTO THE COMMUNITY.

To revise laws concerning defendants who are found not competent to stand trial and their early release into the community by providing for (1) better notice to victims and their families, (2) independent examinations, (3) an extension of the period of placement and monitoring under a placement order, and (4) one final exam before release.

Introduced by:
Judiciary Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/12/2023(LCO)File Number 526
 4/12/2023Senate Calendar Number 322
 4/12/2023Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/12/2023(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/5/2023(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/11/23 5:00 PM
 3/30/2023(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/30/2023(JUD)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/17/2023Public Hearing 03/22
 3/16/2023Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

Co-sponsors of SB-1231

Rep. Travis Simms, 140th Dist.
Sen. Heather S. Somers, 18th Dist.

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