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HB 1078 - Authorization for Magistrate Court to Collect a Technology Fee
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Tracking Level: Support
Sponsor: Andrew Welch
Last Action: 3/12/2020 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
House Committee: Judiciary
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Staff Analysis of the Legislation

This legislation authorizes any county to pass a resolution enacting a $10.00 court technology fee in magistrate court cases.  The county must keep in a separate account and use only for specified technology related expenses.  Each county enacting the resolution must have a criminal justice information system committee chaired by the chief superior court judge with members consisting of the chief magistrate, probate, state court judges, sheriff and clerk of court. 

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