Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 1157
Session Year 2009
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE INTEREST EARNED ON LAWYERS' CLIENTS' FUNDS ACCOUNT PROGRAM AND THE TRANSFER OF CERTAIN COURT FEES TO FUND SUCH PROGRAM.

To: (1) Increase certain court filing fees and allocate half of the funds generated to the interest earned on lawyers' clients' funds account to provide legal services to the poor, and allocate the remaining funds to technology projects within the Judicial Branch, and (2) increase the occupational tax on attorneys in order to provide additional funds to the interest earned on lawyers' clients' funds account in order to provide legal services to the poor.

Introduced by:
Judiciary Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/29/2009Signed by the Governor
 6/22/2009Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/9/2009(LCO)Public Act 09-152
 6/1/2009On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 6/1/2009Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A,B
 6/1/2009Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A,B
 6/1/2009Senate Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule A 7844
 5/30/2009(LCO)File Number 1029
 5/30/2009Disagreeing Action, Tabled for Calendar, Senate
 5/29/2009Immediate Transmittal to the Senate
 5/29/2009House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A,B
 5/29/2009House Adopted House Amendment Schedule B 8697
 5/29/2009House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 8777
 5/29/2009House Rejected Senate Amendment Schedule A 7844
 5/21/2009House Calendar Number 662
 5/21/2009Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/21/2009Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/21/2009Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 7844
 5/13/2009Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 5/13/2009No New File by Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding
 5/12/2009(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 5/12/2009(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 5/12/2009(FIN)Joint Favorable
 5/6/2009Referred by Senate to Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding
 5/6/2009Removed from the Foot of the Calendar, Senate
 4/22/2009Moved to Foot of the Calendar, Senate
 4/16/2009(LCO)File Number 678
 4/16/2009Senate Calendar Number 472
 4/16/2009Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/16/2009(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/9/2009(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/15/09 5:00 PM
 3/30/2009(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/27/2009(JUD)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/20/2009Public Hearing 03/26
 3/19/2009Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

Co-sponsors of SB-1157

Rep. Bruce V. Morris, 140th Dist.
Sen. Edith G. Prague, 19th Dist.
Rep. James Field Spallone, 36th Dist.
Rep. Linda A. Orange, 48th Dist.
Rep. Elissa T. Wright, 41st Dist.
Sen. Gayle S. Slossberg, 14th Dist.
Sen. Donald J. DeFronzo, 6th Dist.
Sen. Edwin A. Gomes, 23rd Dist.
Sen. Mary Ann Handley, 4th Dist.
Sen. Andrew J. McDonald, 27th Dist.
Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.

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