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JUDICIARY COMMITTEE - SENATE


Bills Referred


Bill Number Bill Subtitle Sponsor
Tuesday, April 7, 2009
HB1711 TO REQUIRE PERSONS WHO VIOLATE ORDERS OF PROTECTION TO PAY FOR AND WEAR GLOBAL POSITIONING DEVICES. Tyler Status
HB2270 AN ACT TO AMEND IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT LAW. Summers Status
Monday, April 6, 2009
HB2245 TO REQUIRE SENTENCE REVIEW FOR ALL PERSONS SERVING LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE FOR CAPITAL MURDER OR A LIFE SENTENCE FOR A CLASS Y FELONY COMMITTED WHEN THE PERSON WAS UNDER EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE. Maloch Status
HB2099 AN ACT TO IMPROVE ADOPTION PROCEDURES IN ARKANSAS. Clemmer Status
SB377 AN ACT TO BE KNOWN AS THE "ARKANSAS HUMAN CAPITAL RESTORATION ACT". Elliott Status
Wednesday, April 1, 2009
HB1640 AN ACT REGARDING THE ISSUANCE OF IGNITION INTERLOCK RESTRICTED LICENSES. Hawkins Status
SB864 TO REQUIRE OWNERS OF MULTIPLE DOGS OR CATS TO OBTAIN LICENSES ANNUALLY. Madison Status
Tuesday, March 31, 2009
SB779 TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING THE AVAILABILITY OF RECORDS OF CHILDREN S ADVOCACY CENTERS. P. Malone Status
HB2160 THE ARKANSAS CHILDREN’S IMITATION FIREARMS ACT. Allen Status
Monday, March 30, 2009
HB2265 TO REPEAL ACT 218 OF 2009 WHICH PROVIDES CERTAIN APPEALS FROM THE ARKANSAS PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION TO BE MADE TO THE COURT OF APPEALS. Nickels Status
HB1713 TO INCREASE THE PENALTY CLASSIFICATION FOR INDECENT EXPOSURE FOR A PERSON IN A POSITION OF TRUST OR AUTHORITY OVER THE VICTIM. D. Creekmore Status
HB2266 TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING THE QUALIFICATIONS FOR CANDIDATES SEEKING THE OFFICE OF DISTRICT JUDGE. Lea Status
HB1745 AN ACT TO MAKE A SECOND OR SUBSEQUENT OFFENSE OF PRACTICING AS A COUNSELOR WITHOUT A LICENSE A CLASS D FELONY AND TO CREATE A CIVIL PENALTY. Maloch Status
HB1706 TO CLARIFY THE EXISTING PROCEDURES FOR CAPITAL PUNISHMENT BY LETHAL INJECTION. Pierce Status
SB776 CONCERNING JUVENILES, THE JUVENILE CODE, AND JUVENILE JUSTICE. Madison Status
Thursday, March 26, 2009
HB2013 TO PROVIDE A MECHANISM FOR GRANDPARENTS AND OTHER ADULT RELATIVES TO RECEIVE NOTICE AND BE INCLUDED IN REPORTS RELATED TO A CHILD IN THE CUSTODY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES. M. Burris Status
HB1913 TO ESTABLISH A FORFEITURE PROCEDURE FOR TOBACCO PRODUCTS AND TO ESTABLISH A TOBACCO CONTROL FUND. Lowery Status
HB2086 TO AMEND THE CRIME OF FINANCIAL IDENTITY FRAUD. B. Wilkins Status
HB2082 TO REQUIRE PERSONS CONVICTED OF DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED TO ATTEND A VICTIM IMPACT PANEL. Reynolds Status
HB1943 TO INCREASE THE PENALTIES FOR AGGRAVATED ASSAULT AND MISDEMEANOR ASSAULT IF COMMITTED AGAINST CERTAIN PERSONS. B. Wilkins Status
HB1830 AN ACT TO AMEND THE FLEEING STATUTE. B. Wilkins Status
HB1799 AN ACT REGARDING DWI IGNITION INTERLOCK DEVICES. Harrelson Status
HB1649 TO CREATE THE PRIVATE PROPERTY PROTECTION ACT TO ENHANCE THE PENALTIES FOR THEFT OF CERTAIN PROPERTY IN AN AREA DECLARED TO BE UNDER A STATE OF EMERGENCY BY THE GOVERNOR. Kidd Status
Monday, March 23, 2009
HB2145 REGARDING THEFT OF CATTLE OR LIVESTOCK A PERSON HAS WON AT AN AUCTION BUT WHO FAILS TO PAY FOR THE CATTLE OR LIVESTOCK. Ragland Status
HB1459 AN ACT TO INCREASE THE LOOK BACK PERIOD FOR REPEAT DWI OFFENDERS FROM FIVE YEARS TO SEVEN YEARS. Nix Status
Thursday, March 19, 2009
HB1885 TO ENCOURAGE FAIR DEALING IN CONTRACTS BY REQUIRING HOLD HARMLESS LANGUAGE IN A CONTRACT TO BE CLEAR AND CONSPICUOUS. Hyde Status
HB1256 AN ACT CONCERNING RACING MOTOR VEHICLES ON PUBLIC HIGHWAYS AND OBSERVING A RACE AS A SPECTATOR. Greenberg Status
SB399 TO UPDATE THE PROCEDURE FOR ACQUIRING AN ACCESS EASEMENT. Wyatt Status
SB464 TO HELP TO ENSURE THE HEALTH, SAFETY, AND WELFARE OF CHILDREN BY MODERNIZING AND UPDATING THE LAW RELATED TO CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT. Madison Status
Wednesday, March 18, 2009
HB2264 TO AUTHORIZE AN ARREST WITHOUT A WARRANT IF AN INDIVIDUAL'S ABILITY TO PLACE A TELEPHONE CALL IN CERTAIN EMERGENCIES IS HINDERED OR PREVENTED. D. Creekmore Status
HB1853 CONCERNING THE PAYMENT AND COLLECTION OF FINES, COSTS AND RESTITUTION. Williams Status
HB1473 TO PROVIDE FOR THE COLLECTION OF A DNA SAMPLE FOLLOWING AN ARREST OR A CRIMINAL CHARGE FOR CERTAIN OFFENSES AND TO ESTABLISH PROCEDURES FOR THE COLLECTION, MAINTENANCE, AND DISSEMINATION OF DNA SAMPLES. D. Creekmore Status
Tuesday, March 17, 2009
HB1578 TO AMEND THE PROCEDURES AND REQUIREMENTS REGARDING THE REGISTRATION AND MONITORING OF SEX OFFENDERS. D. Creekmore Status
SB882 TO AMEND THE STATUTE REGARDING VICTIM RESTITUTION. Altes Status
SB995 TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING EXPUNGEMENT AND POSSSESSION OF FIREARMS BY CERTAIN PERSONS. Faris Status
SB801 TO CREATE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE FUNDING OF THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM OF THE STATE OF ARKANSAS. Luker Status
SB399 TO UPDATE THE PROCEDURE FOR ACQUIRING AN ACCESS EASEMENT. Wyatt Status
Monday, March 16, 2009
HB1849 TO PREVENT EXPUNGEMENT OF A SECOND OR SUBSEQUENT OFFENSE OF DOMESTIC BATTERY. Nickels Status
HB1671 AN ACT CONCERING THE SALARIES OF JUDGES AND OTHER PERSONNEL OF VARIOUS DISTRICT COURTS. Harrelson Status
HB2259 INCREASING THE FELONY CLASSIFICATION FOR NEGLIGENT HOMICIDE AND PROVIDING FOR A LICENSE SUSPENSION AND DWI ENHANCEMENT FOR A CONVICTION FOR NEGLIGENT HOMICIDE. Cole Status
HB2258 REGARDING A SEX OFFENDER'S PLACE OF RESIDENCE UPON RELEASE FROM CUSTODY. Wells Status
HB2074 TO AMEND § 16-21-2501 CONCERNING THE APPOINTMENT AND AUTHORITY OF INVESTIGATORS FOR THE TWENTIETH JUDICIAL DISTRICT. Hawkins Status
HB2039 AN ACT REGARDING SALES LIMITS FOR EPHEDRINE. Wells Status
HB1566 REGARDING THE CRIME OF SELLING OR LOANING PORNOGRAPHY TO MINORS. Williams Status
Thursday, March 12, 2009
HB2022 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING VISITATION RIGHTS OF A PATERNAL GRANDPARENT. Overbey Status
SB801 TO CREATE A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE FUNDING OF THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM OF THE STATE OF ARKANSAS. Luker Status
Wednesday, March 11, 2009
HB2025 TO ADD AGGRAVATED RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY TO THE LIST OF SERIOUS FELONIES INVOLVING VIOLENCE IN THE HABITUAL OFFENDER STATUTE AND AS AN UNDERLYING FELONY IN THE CAPITAL MURDER STATUTE. Harrelson Status
HB2017 TO ALLOW MONEYS DEPOSITED INTO THE DISTRICT COURT AUTOMATION FUND TO BE USED FOR TECHNOLOGY RELATED TO LAW ENFORCEMENT MANAGEMENT AND OPERATIONS. Hyde Status
HB1848 TO AMEND THE ENHANCED PENALTIES FOR OFFENSES COMMITTED IN THE PRESENCE OF A CHILD. Nickels Status
HB1833 TO AMEND SEXUAL ASSAULT IN THE FOURTH DEGREE. Powers Status
HB1800 CONCERNING THE PAYMENT OF COURT FINES AND COSTS WITH A CREDIT CARD THROUGH A THIRD-PARTY ENTITY. Harrelson Status
HB1744 CONCERNING THE KILLING OR INJURING ANIMALS USED BY LAW ENFORCEMENT. Maloch Status
HB1711 TO REQUIRE PERSONS WHO VIOLATE ORDERS OF PROTECTION TO PAY FOR AND WEAR GLOBAL POSITIONING DEVICES. Tyler Status
HB1706 TO CLARIFY THE EXISTING PROCEDURES FOR CAPITAL PUNISHMENT BY LETHAL INJECTION. Pierce Status
HB1934 AN ACT TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE § 5-60-201 TO PROHIBIT THE SALE OR DISTRIBUTION OF HUMAN OR SYNTHETIC URINE. Hyde Status
HB1901 AN ACT REGARDING THE TERMINATION OF CHILD SUPPORT PAYMENTS. Slinkard Status
SB966 TO PROHIBIT THE SPECULATIVE OFFERING OF EVENT TICKET SALES VIA THE INTERNET. Teague Status
SB825 AN ACT TO ENHANCE THE PENALTY FOR PERFORMING BODY ART ON A MINOR IN AN UNLICENSED FACILITY. J. Key Status
Tuesday, March 10, 2009
SB516 TO AMEND THE HEARING PROVISIONS OF THE REVISED UNIFORM ADOPTION ACT. Madison Status
SB515 TO AMEND THE CHILD WELFARE AGENCY LICENSING ACT. Madison Status
Monday, March 9, 2009
SB997 TO AMEND CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF THE CIVIL JUSTICE REFORM ACT OF 2003. J. Key Status
SB995 TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING EXPUNGEMENT AND POSSSESSION OF FIREARMS BY CERTAIN PERSONS. Faris Status
SB976 TO ENSURE THE FAIR TREATMENT OF LITIGANTS IN ARKANSAS COURTS. J. Key Status
HB1326 CONCERNING CLAIMS FOR ATTORNEY'S FEES AND LITIGATION EXPENSES AGAINST THE STATE OF ARKANSAS UNDER THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT OF 1967. L. Smith Status
HB1414 TO AMEND VARIOUS SECTIONS OF THE DOMESTIC ABUSE ACT OF 1991. D. Creekmore Status
SB966 TO PROHIBIT THE SPECULATIVE OFFERING OF EVENT TICKET SALES VIA THE INTERNET. Teague Status
SB953 TO EXEMPT COURT SECURITY VIDEOS FROM THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT OF 1967. J. Key Status
SB925 TO REQUIRE THAT SUBPOENAS FOR PERSONAL HEALTH INFORMATION OF A MINOR BE ACCOMPANIED BY A TRIAL COURT ORDER. R. Thompson Status
SB924 REGARDING EX PARTE ORDERS IN DOMESTIC RELATIONS PROCEEDINGS. R. Thompson Status
SB882 TO AMEND THE STATUTE REGARDING VICTIM RESTITUTION. Altes Status
SB866 TO CORRECT THE SPELLING OF HYDROMORPHONE HYDROCHLORIDE IN THE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT. Madison Status
SB864 TO REQUIRE OWNERS OF MULTIPLE DOGS OR CATS TO OBTAIN LICENSES ANNUALLY. Madison Status
SB859 AN ACT TO CREATE LEGAL REMEDIES TO AID THE ABILITY OF A PERSON TO RECOVER STOLEN PROPERTY FROM A PAWNBROKER. Broadway Status
SB399 TO UPDATE THE PROCEDURE FOR ACQUIRING AN ACCESS EASEMENT. Wyatt Status
Thursday, March 5, 2009
HB1716 TO AMEND THE STATUTORY RIGHT OF RECOVERY OF GAMBLING DEBTS AND LOSSES. Davenport Status
HB1668 TO MAKE THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY OF THE FIFTEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT A DIVISION A PROSECUTOR. Wells Status
HB1586 TO PROVIDE CRIMINAL LIABILITY FOR A SOCIAL HOST WHO KNOWINGLY SERVES ALCOHOL TO PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF TWENTY-ONE AND WHO KNOWINGLY ALLOWS MINORS TO CONSUME ALCOHOL ON HIS OR HER PROPERTY. Allen Status
HB1496 TO PROVIDE THAT A SIGNATURE BY MARK IS BINDING AND LEGAL. Greenberg Status
SB34 TO PROVIDE A PROCEDURE FOR THE EVICTION OF TENANTS ENGAGED IN CERTAIN GAMBLING, ALCOHOL, AND PROSTITUTION OFFENSES. R. Thompson Status
SB825 AN ACT TO ENHANCE THE PENALTY FOR PERFORMING BODY ART ON A MINOR IN AN UNLICENSED FACILITY. J. Key Status
SB823 TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING EXPUNGEMENT. Faris Status
SB811 TO PROVIDE ENHANCED PENALTIES FOR FURNISHING AN ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE TO A MINOR UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES AND TO PROVIDE THAT ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES IN THE BODY OF A MINOR SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE IN HIS OR HER POSSESSION. J. Key Status
SB804 CONCERNING THE ELECTRONIC RECORDING COMMISSION AND THE AUTOMATED RECORDS SYSTEMS FUND COMMITTEE. D. Johnson Status
Wednesday, March 4, 2009
SB796 TO ALLOW FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF LAW CLERKS BY CIRCUIT JUDGES IN EACH JUDICIAL DISTRICT. Madison Status
SB788 TO AMEND THE JUVENILE CODE REGARDING JUDICIAL DETERMINATIONS OF WHETHER A CONFESSION OR WAIVER OF COUNSEL WAS MADE FREELY, VOLUNTARILY, AND INTELLIGENTLY. H. Wilkins Status
SB786 TO UPDATE THE REFERENCES IN THE ARKANSAS CODE RELATED TO THE CHILD MALTREATMENT ACT. Madison Status
SB785 CONCERNING THE DISCLOSURE OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION OF A LIBRARY PATRON. D. Johnson Status
HB1594 TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE § 18-44-101 ET SEQ. CONCERNING THE PERFECTION, FILING, AND ENFORCEMENT OF MECHANIC'S AND MATERIALMEN'S LIENS. Maloch Status
HB1058 AN ACT TO MODIFY THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS FOR THE OFFENSE OF RAPE WHEN IDENTIFIED GENETIC INFORMATION IS PRESENT. D. Creekmore Status
SB399 TO UPDATE THE PROCEDURE FOR ACQUIRING AN ACCESS EASEMENT. Wyatt Status
Tuesday, March 3, 2009
SB778 TO AMEND THE STATUTE OF IMPAIRING THE OPERATION OF A VITAL PUBLIC FACILITY. J. Key Status
SB779 TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING THE AVAILABILITY OF RECORDS OF CHILDREN S ADVOCACY CENTERS. P. Malone Status
SB776 CONCERNING JUVENILES, THE JUVENILE CODE, AND JUVENILE JUSTICE. Madison Status
SB772 CONCERNING ENTRIES INTO THE JUDGMENT BOOK. Madison Status
SB596 REGARDING DRUG COURT COSTS AND FEES. B. Pritchard Status
SB431 CONCERNING THE USE OF INSURANCE PROCEEDS IN CONTRAVENTION OF A SECURITY AGREEMENT. T. Smith Status
Monday, March 2, 2009
SB702 TO CORRECT A CODIFICATION ERROR IN TITLE 23 OF THE ARKANSAS CODE. Madison Status
HB1626 AN ACT TO REQUIRE THE OFFICE OF CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT TO PROVIDE A REPORT TO THE CIRCUIT CLERK DETAILING ARREARAGES PAID IN NONSUPPORT CASES. Harrelson Status
HB1330 TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS CODE CONCERNING EXTENDED JUVENILE JURISDICTION. J. Edwards Status
HCR1010 REQUESTING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO IMMEDIATELY INTRODUCE AND PASS LEGISLATION TO IMPLEMENT A COURT FEE INTERCEPT PROGRAM SIMILAR TO THAT PROPOSED IN H.R. 6172 AND S.1287 IN THE 110TH CONGRESS. Maloch Status
HB1545 AN ACT CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF STALKING AND TO ESTABLISH CIVIL LIABILITY FOR STALKING. D. Creekmore Status
HB1489 REGARDING WHICH OFFICIALS ARE NOTIFIED OF CERTAIN DEATHS. Carter Status
SB399 TO UPDATE THE PROCEDURE FOR ACQUIRING AN ACCESS EASEMENT. Wyatt Status
Thursday, February 26, 2009
HB1585 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF KNOWINGLY GIVING, PROCURING, OR FURNISHING ALCOHOL TO A MINOR. Allen Status
HB1398 TO INCREASE DISTRICT COURT FILING FEES; ESTABLISH ADDITIONAL PILOT STATE DISTRICT COURT JUDGESHIPS; CONSOLIDATE CITY COURTS WITH DISTRICT COURTS. Powers Status
HB1038 AN ACT CONCERNING AN ARREST FOR VIOLATION OF AN ORDER OF PROTECTION AND THE PENALTY FOR THE OFFENSE OF VIOLATION OF AN ORDER OF PROTECTION. D. Creekmore Status
SB596 REGARDING DRUG COURT COSTS AND FEES. B. Pritchard Status
SB563 CONCERNING GRANDPARENT AND GREAT- GRANDPARENT VISITATION RIGHTS SUBSEQUENT TO THE ADOPTION OF THE CHILD BY A STEPPARENT. Bledsoe Status
SB544 TO SET THE TERMS OF COURT IN THE FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT. Luker Status
SB543 REGARDING CHEMICAL TESTS GIVEN FOR THE OFFENSE OF DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED. D. Johnson Status
Wednesday, February 25, 2009
HB1488 TO CLARIFY THE RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF PARTIES IN AN ASSET FORFEITURE ACTION. Carter Status
HB1459 AN ACT TO INCREASE THE LOOK BACK PERIOD FOR REPEAT DWI OFFENDERS FROM FIVE YEARS TO SEVEN YEARS. Nix Status
SB516 TO AMEND THE HEARING PROVISIONS OF THE REVISED UNIFORM ADOPTION ACT. Madison Status
SB515 TO AMEND THE CHILD WELFARE AGENCY LICENSING ACT. Madison Status
SB505 TO EMPOWER THE LEGISLATIVE JOINT AUDITING COMMITTEE TO DIVEST AUTHORITY OF A CITY COURT IF THAT CITY COURT FAILS TO COMPLY WITH CERTAIN REQUIREMENTS. Luker Status
SB486 CONCERNING THE SALE OF SHOTGUNS, RIFLES, AND AMMUNITION TO OUT-OF-STATE RESIDENTS AND FOR THE PURCHASE OF SHOTGUNS, RIFLES, AND AMMUNITION BY ARKANSAS RESIDENTS IN OTHER STATES. J. Key Status
Tuesday, February 24, 2009
SB468 TO PROHIBIT CERTAIN PERSONS FROM PURCHASING OR POSSESSING EMERGENCY LIGHTS OR SIRENS FOR A VEHICLE AND TO PROHIBIT THE INSTALLATION OF EMERGENCY LIGHTS OR SIRENS ON A VEHICLE THAT IS NOT A LAW ENFORCEMENT VEHICLE. J. Key Status
SB464 TO HELP TO ENSURE THE HEALTH, SAFETY, AND WELFARE OF CHILDREN BY MODERNIZING AND UPDATING THE LAW RELATED TO CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT. Madison Status
HB1041 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY CLASSIFICATION FOR THE OFFENSE OF DOMESTIC BATTERING IN THE THIRD DEGREE. D. Creekmore Status
HB1040 AN ACT TO AMEND THE OFFENSES OF AGGRAVATED ASSAULT AND ASSAULT IN THE FIRST DEGREE. D. Creekmore Status
SB431 CONCERNING THE USE OF INSURANCE PROCEEDS IN CONTRAVENTION OF A SECURITY AGREEMENT. T. Smith Status
SB217 TO REQUIRE A CHEMICAL TEST OF THE BLOOD, BREATH, OR URINE OF THE DRIVER INVOLVED IN AN ACCIDENT IN WHICH DEATH HAS OCCURRED OR IS LIKELY TO OCCUR. Altes Status
Monday, February 23, 2009
SB447 AN ACT CONCERNING SECOND OR SUBSEQUENT CONVICTIONS FOR POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. D. Johnson Status
HB1479 TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING SCRAP METAL DEALERS. Williams Status
SB444 TO ALLOW MERITORIOUS GOOD TIME FOR PERSONS SENTENCED UNDER THE SEVENTY-PERCENT RULE REGARDLESS OF THE DATE OF THE OFFENSE. Luker Status
HB1493 AN ACT CONCERNING DISBURSEMENT OF FINES FROM DISTRICT COURTS. Overbey Status
SB325 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF FAILURE TO APPEAR. J. Jeffress Status
SB217 TO REQUIRE A CHEMICAL TEST OF THE BLOOD, BREATH, OR URINE OF THE DRIVER INVOLVED IN AN ACCIDENT IN WHICH DEATH HAS OCCURRED OR IS LIKELY TO OCCUR. Altes Status
Thursday, February 19, 2009
HB1394 TO EXPAND THE OFFENSE OF OBSTRUCTING GOVERNMENTAL OPERATIONS TO INCLUDE FALSELY IDENTIFYING ONESELF TO AN ANIMAL CONTROL OR CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER. J. Edwards Status
HB1396 TO MAKE THE OFFENSE OF BATTERY IN THE SECOND DEGREE APPLICABLE TO THOSE WHO CAUSE BODILY HARM TO ANIMAL CONTROL AND CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS. J. Edwards Status
HB1395 TO MAKE THE OFFENSE OF INTERFERENCE WITH A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER COVER ANIMAL CONTROL AND CODE OFFICERS. J. Edwards Status
SB59 TO CREATE A NEW CIRCUIT JUDGESHIP IN THE FOURTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT. Madison Status
SB34 TO PROVIDE A PROCEDURE FOR THE EVICTION OF TENANTS ENGAGED IN CERTAIN GAMBLING, ALCOHOL, AND PROSTITUTION OFFENSES. R. Thompson Status
SB431 CONCERNING THE USE OF INSURANCE PROCEEDS IN CONTRAVENTION OF A SECURITY AGREEMENT. T. Smith Status
HB1213 AN ACT TO AMEND AND CLARIFY VARIOUS PROVISIONS OF THE ARKANSAS RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD-TENANT ACT OF 2007 THAT CONCERN LANDLORD REMEDIES AND EVICTION PROCEEDINGS. Patterson Status
Wednesday, February 18, 2009
HB1010 AN ACT TO PROTECT PUBLIC SCHOOL CHILDREN FROM REGISTERED SEX OFFENDERS. D. Hutchinson Status
HB1008 ALLOWING GRANDPARENTS AND GREAT- GRANDPARENTS VISITATION TO OCCUR WITHOUT REGARD TO WHICH PARENT HAS PHYSICAL CUSTODY OF THE CHILD. R. Green Status
SB407 AN ACT TO MAKE VARIOUS CORRECTIONS TO TITLE 15 OF THE ARKANSAS CODE OF 1987 ANNOTATED. Madison Status
SB408 AN ACT TO MAKE VARIOUS CORRECTIONS TO TITLE 18 OF THE ARKANSAS CODE OF 1987 ANNOTATED. Madison Status
SB409 AN ACT TO MAKE VARIOUS CORRECTIONS TO TITLE 27 OF THE ARKANSAS CODE OF 1987 ANNOTATED. Madison Status
SB410 AN ACT TO MAKE VARIOUS CORRECTIONS TO TITLE 5 OF THE ARKANSAS CODE OF 1987 ANNOTATED. Madison Status
HB1011 AN ACT TO FURTHER DEFINE THE CRIMINAL ACT OF VOYEURISM. D. Hutchinson Status
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
HB1040 AN ACT TO AMEND THE OFFENSES OF AGGRAVATED ASSAULT AND ASSAULT IN THE FIRST DEGREE. D. Creekmore Status
SB399 TO UPDATE THE PROCEDURE FOR ACQUIRING AN ACCESS EASEMENT. Wyatt Status
SB381 TO CREATE THE OFFENSE OF SEXUAL SOLICITATION. R. Thompson Status
SB377 AN ACT TO BE KNOWN AS THE "ARKANSAS HUMAN CAPITAL RESTORATION ACT". Elliott Status
SB375 AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTY FOR ESCAPING FROM THE CUSTODY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION, THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY CORRECTION, OR A LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY, AND FOR FURNISHING AN IMPLEMENT FOR ESCAPE. J. Taylor Status
SB376 AN ACT TO INCLUDE CELLULAR TELEPHONES OR OTHER COMMUNICATIONS DEVICES AS ARTICLES INMATES AT THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION ARE PROHIBITED FROM POSSESSING OR USING. J. Taylor Status
HB1058 AN ACT TO MODIFY THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS FOR THE OFFENSE OF RAPE WHEN IDENTIFIED GENETIC INFORMATION IS PRESENT. D. Creekmore Status
HB1041 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY CLASSIFICATION FOR THE OFFENSE OF DOMESTIC BATTERING IN THE THIRD DEGREE. D. Creekmore Status
Monday, February 16, 2009
HB1399 TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS VERSION OF THE UNIFORM DISCLAIMER OF PROPERTY INTERESTS ACT. Harrelson Status
HB1030 AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE CLOSING OF UNLICENSED TRANSITIONAL HOUSING FOR CRIMINAL OFFENDERS; AND TO ALLOW CIVIL PENALTIES FOR OPERATION OF UNLICENSED TRANSITIONAL HOUSING. Harrelson Status
HB1374 TO AMEND THE MILITARY CODE OF ARKANSAS TO MAKE SEXUAL MISCONDUCT AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT OFFENSES PUNISHABLE BY COURT MARTIAL. Stewart Status
HB1280 TO PROVIDE A PARENT WITH AN OPTION TO WAIVE THE NUMBER OF DAYS FROM TEN TO FIVE TO WITHDRAW CONSENT OR RELINQUISHMENT OF PARENTAL RIGHTS FOR AN ADOPTION. Hyde Status
HB1213 AN ACT TO AMEND AND CLARIFY VARIOUS PROVISIONS OF THE ARKANSAS RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD-TENANT ACT OF 2007 THAT CONCERN LANDLORD REMEDIES AND EVICTION PROCEEDINGS. Patterson Status
SB352 TO CLARIFY THE JURISDICTION OF MATTERS INVOLVING JUVENILES AND THE QUALIFICATIONS FOR GUARDIANS OF MINORS. J. Key Status
SB351 TO AMEND THE PROVISIONS REGARDING THE ELIGIBILITY FOR A RELATIVE GUARDIANSHIP SUBSIDY FOR A CHILD. J. Key Status
Thursday, February 12, 2009
HB1353 AN ACT TO PROVIDE A STRUCTURE, SELF-SUPPORT, AND FUNDING FOR THE PERPETUAL STAFFING AND OPERATION OF THE AUTOMATED COURT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM. Wells Status
HB1161 TO CREATE THE OFFENSE OF FRAUDULENT FILING OF A UNIFORM COMMERCIAL CODE FINANCING STATEMENT. L. Smith Status
SB360 CONCERNING THE PROCEDURE FOR SEALING CRIMINAL RECORDS. Luker Status
SB359 AN ACT TO CREATE THE ARKANSAS FOSTER YOUTH TRANSITIONAL PLAN. Madison Status
Wednesday, February 11, 2009
SB352 TO CLARIFY THE JURISDICTION OF MATTERS INVOLVING JUVENILES AND THE QUALIFICATIONS FOR GUARDIANS OF MINORS. J. Key Status
SB351 TO AMEND THE PROVISIONS REGARDING THE ELIGIBILITY FOR A RELATIVE GUARDIANSHIP SUBSIDY FOR A CHILD. J. Key Status
SB350 TO REPEAL THE KINSHIP FOSTER CARE PROGRAM IN THE DIVISION OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES. J. Key Status
SB348 TO INCREASE THE UNIFORM FILING FEES IN CIRCUIT COURT. R. Thompson Status
HB1382 TO PROVIDE INCREASES OF FINES FOR MISDEMEANOR OFFENSES AND VIOLATIONS; TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR COUNTY JAILS; TO AUTHORIZE A LEVY TO DEFRAY THE COST OF INCARCERATING COUNTY PRISONERS; AND TO AUTHORIZE DISTRIBUTION OF FUNDS. Hyde Status
HB1325 CONCERNING DISTRICT COURTS AND TERRITORIAL JURISDICTION. Overbey Status
HB1237 TO REMOVE CHURCHES AND OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP AS PROHIBITED PLACES FOR A LICENSEE TO CARRY A CONCEALED HANDGUN AND TO ALLOW A LICENSEE TO CARRY A CONCEALED HANDGUN IN CERTAIN PARKING LOTS. Pyle Status
SB346 TO PROVIDE THAT PERSONS ARRESTED FOR OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WHILE INTOXICATED BY THE USE OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE OR REFUSAL TO SUBMIT TO TESTING ARE INELIGIBLE FOR AN IGNITION INTERLOCK RESTRICTED DRIVING PERMIT. D. Wyatt Status
Tuesday, February 10, 2009
SB339 TO PROVIDE FOR CERTAIN APPEALS OF THE ARKANSAS PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION ORDERS BE MADE DIRECTLY TO THE COURT OF APPEALS. Luker Status
SB341 CONCERNING THE RELINQUISHMENT AND TERMINATION OF PARENT AND CHILD RELATIONSHIP. Luker Status
SB15 AN ACT CONCERNING THE SERVICE OF A SUMMONS ON A BAIL BOND SURETY. J. Jeffress Status
Monday, February 9, 2009
HB1341 AN ACT TO INCREASE THE MAXIMUM FINES FOR VIOLATION OF A MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE. Moore Status
SB329 AN ACT CONCERNING THE NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT OF A PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND CLAIMS AGAINST ESTATES AND CONCERNING THE LIMITATIONS PERIOD AFTER A DECEDENT'S DEATH. R. Thompson Status
HB1338 AN ACT TO AMEND THE CRIMINAL OFFENSE OF POSSESSION OF EXPLOSIVES BY CERTAIN PERSONS, TO ADD PROHIBITED CATEGORIES, AND TO CREATE A DEFENSE TO PROSECUTION. Pierce Status
HB1058 AN ACT TO MODIFY THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS FOR THE OFFENSE OF RAPE WHEN IDENTIFIED GENETIC INFORMATION IS PRESENT. D. Creekmore Status
HB1352 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PRESCRIPTION OF RULES REGARDING THE DISCIPLINE OF INMATES. D. Creekmore Status
HB1351 AN ACT CONCERNING THE AWARD OF THE PISTOL CARRIED BY A DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY CORRECTION PAROLE OR PROBATION OFFICER UPON RETIREMENT OR DEATH. D. Creekmore Status
HB1350 AN ACT CONCERNING THE TRANSPORT OF INMATES REQUIRED FOR LEGAL PROCEEDINGS. D. Creekmore Status
HB1270 TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE § 16-81-106(c) TO CORRECT A TYPOGRAPHICAL ERROR. Overbey Status
HB1269 AN ACT TO REPEAL OUTDATED SECTIONS OF THE CODE DEALING WITH YEAR 2000 COMPUTER ISSUES. Overbey Status
SB327 THE UNIFORM ADULT GUARDIANSHIP AND PROTECTIVE PROCEEDINGS JURISDICTION ACT. D. Johnson Status
SB325 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF FAILURE TO APPEAR. J. Jeffress Status
Thursday, February 5, 2009
SB296 REMOVING ABANDONMENT AS GROUNDS FOR TERMINATION OF THE RELATIONSHIP OF PARENT AND CHILD. Luker Status
Tuesday, February 3, 2009
SB303 AN ACT CONCERNING COURT SECURITY OFFICER TRAINING. J. Taylor Status
Monday, February 2, 2009
SB296 REMOVING ABANDONMENT AS GROUNDS FOR TERMINATION OF THE RELATIONSHIP OF PARENT AND CHILD. Luker Status
HB1215 AN ACT CONCERNING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION OF AN ORDINANCE REGULATING OR FORBIDDING THE UNSAFE DISCHARGE OF A FIREARM. Hyde Status
HB1033 AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE ELECTRONIC PUBLICATION AND DISTRIBUTION OF THE ARKANSAS REPORTS. Harrelson Status
Thursday, January 29, 2009
HB1041 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY CLASSIFICATION FOR THE OFFENSE OF DOMESTIC BATTERING IN THE THIRD DEGREE. D. Creekmore Status
HB1011 AN ACT TO FURTHER DEFINE THE CRIMINAL ACT OF VOYEURISM. D. Hutchinson Status
SB260 TO AMEND VARIOUS SECTIONS OF THE ARKANSAS CODE CONCERNING CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT. Broadway Status
SB256 TO ADD ALPENA AND SALESVILLE TO THE LIST OF CITY COURTS TO BE CONSOLIDATED WITH DISTRICT COURTS. J. Key Status
SB70 AN ACT TO MAKE VARIOUS CORRECTIONS TO TITLE 12 OF THE ARKANSAS CODE OF 1987 ANNOTATED. Madison Status
Wednesday, January 28, 2009
HB1171 TO MAKE THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY OF THE THIRTEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT A DIVISION A PROSECUTOR. Maloch Status
Monday, January 26, 2009
HB1040 AN ACT TO AMEND THE OFFENSES OF AGGRAVATED ASSAULT AND ASSAULT IN THE FIRST DEGREE. D. Creekmore Status
HB1039 AN ACT TO AMEND DOMESTIC BATTERING IN THE FIRST AND SECOND DEGREE. D. Creekmore Status
HB1038 AN ACT CONCERNING AN ARREST FOR VIOLATION OF AN ORDER OF PROTECTION AND THE PENALTY FOR THE OFFENSE OF VIOLATION OF AN ORDER OF PROTECTION. D. Creekmore Status
SB217 TO REQUIRE A CHEMICAL TEST OF THE BLOOD, BREATH, OR URINE OF THE DRIVER INVOLVED IN AN ACCIDENT IN WHICH DEATH HAS OCCURRED OR IS LIKELY TO OCCUR. Altes Status
SB156 TO AMEND ARKANSAS CODE § 5-60-116 CONCERNING INHALATION OF INTOXICATING COMPOUNDS AND TO PROHIBIT ALCOHOL VAPORIZING DEVICES IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES. J. Jeffress Status
SB154 AN ACT TO PROTECT THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF ARKANSAS'S CHILDREN; AND TO PROHIBIT SALES AND DISTRIBUTION OF NOVELTY LIGHTERS. Trusty Status
Thursday, January 22, 2009
SB34 TO PROVIDE A PROCEDURE FOR THE EVICTION OF TENANTS ENGAGED IN CERTAIN GAMBLING, ALCOHOL, AND PROSTITUTION OFFENSES. R. Thompson Status
Wednesday, January 21, 2009
SB112 TO DESIGNATE THE ATTORNEY GENERAL'S OFFICE A LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY. R. Thompson Status
Wednesday, January 14, 2009
SB77 AN ACT CONCERNING AGGRAVATED CRUELTY TO DOGS, CATS, AND HORSES AND RELATED OFFENSES AND CONCERNING ANIMAL MANAGEMENT PRACTICES. Madison Status
SB75 AN ACT TO MAKE VARIOUS CORRECTIONS TO TITLE 16 OF THE ARKANSAS CODE OF 1987 ANNOTATED. Madison Status
SB70 AN ACT TO MAKE VARIOUS CORRECTIONS TO TITLE 12 OF THE ARKANSAS CODE OF 1987 ANNOTATED. Madison Status
SB59 TO CREATE A NEW CIRCUIT JUDGESHIP IN THE FOURTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT. Madison Status
Monday, January 12, 2009
SB35 TO PROVIDE A PROCEDURE FOR TERMINATING AN ORAL LEASE OF FARMLANDS. R. Thompson Status
SB34 TO PROVIDE A PROCEDURE FOR THE EVICTION OF TENANTS ENGAGED IN CERTAIN GAMBLING, ALCOHOL, AND PROSTITUTION OFFENSES. R. Thompson Status
SB33 TO AMEND SUPREME COURT RULE 5-2 AS AUTHORIZED BY SECTION 9 OF AMENDMENT 80 TO THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION. R. Thompson Status
SB21 AN ACT TO INCREASE THE THRESHOLD AGE OF CHILDREN PROTECTED UNDER THE OFFENSE OF SEXUAL ASSAULT IN THE FOURTH DEGREE. Altes Status
SB15 AN ACT CONCERNING THE SERVICE OF A SUMMONS ON A BAIL BOND SURETY. J. Jeffress Status
SB14 AN ACT CONCERNING ENTERING ANOTHER STATE AS A MEANS OF AVOIDING A REQUIRED COURT APPEARANCE. J. Jeffress Status