AN ACT EXPANDING THE DUTIES OF THE CHIEF PUBLIC DEFENDER TO INCLUDE REPRESENTATION OF ELDERLY PERSONS AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES IN PROBATE COURT MATTERS.
To ensure that elderly persons and persons with disabilities have adequate legal representation in probate court matters by expanding the duties of the Chief Public Defender to include the provision of legal services to such persons in such matters.
Introduced by:Sen. Catherine A. Osten, 19th Dist.
|New today||2-4 days old||5 days & older|
|1/24/2013||Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary|