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JUDICIARY COMMITTEE - SENATE


Archive of Bills Referred


Bill Number Bill Subtitle Sponsor
Monday, April 8, 2019
SB646 CONCERNING CONFIDENTIAL AND PRIVILEGED RECORDS OF THE STATE CRIME LABORATORY. G. Leding Status
SB658 CONCERNING CIRCUIT COURT JUDGES, PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS, AND THE JUDICIARY; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. Hester Status
SB547 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE DIVISION OF PROPERTY IN AN ACTION FOR DIVORCE. B. Johnson Status
Friday, April 5, 2019
SB183 TO PROHIBIT CERTAIN REGISTERED SEX OFFENDERS FROM HOLDING A POSITION OF PUBLIC TRUST. A. Clark Status
SB451 TO AMEND THE LAWS REGARDING CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS FOR PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS TO OBTAIN CONSISTENCY REGARDING CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS AND DISQUALIFYING OFFENSES FOR LICENSURE. J. Cooper Status
Thursday, April 4, 2019
HB1789 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF TRAFFICKING; AND TO CREATE AN OFFENSE FOR THE UNLAWFUL SOLICITATION FOR THE RELINQUISHMENT OF PARENTAL RIGHTS. Penzo Status
SB682 CONCERNING THE SENTENCING AND PAROLE ELIGIBILITY OF A DEFENDANT WHO ENTERS INTO A NEGOTIATED PLEA WITH THE STATE; AND CONCERNING THE DUTIES OF THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY. K. Ingram Status
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
SB484 CONCERNING THE DEFENSE OF A PERSON WITH THE USE OF PHYSICAL FORCE OR DEADLY FORCE. B. Ballinger Status
SB547 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE DIVISION OF PROPERTY IN AN ACTION FOR DIVORCE. B. Johnson Status
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
SB674 TO REDUCE THE SENTENCE CLASSIFICATIONS FOR CERTAIN OFFENSES FROM A FELONY TO A MISDEMEANOR. A. Clark Status
SB378 TO BE KNOWN AS THE "PAROLE EQUITY ACT. Elliott Status
SB484 CONCERNING THE DEFENSE OF A PERSON WITH THE USE OF PHYSICAL FORCE OR DEADLY FORCE. B. Ballinger Status
Monday, April 1, 2019
HB1937 CONCERNING THE TRANSITION FROM LOCAL DISTRICT COURTS TO STATE DISTRICT COURTS. Dalby Status
HB1851 CONCERNING THE ISSUANCE OF AN ORDER OF PROTECTION. Bentley Status
HB1734 CONCERNING THE AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES TO A VIOLATION OF AN ORDER OF PROTECTION. Gazaway Status
HB1733 CONCERNING A THREAT TO COMMIT AN ACT OF MASS VIOLENCE ON SCHOOL PROPERTY. Gazaway Status
SB625 TO ALLOW A PARENT TO APPOINT A TEMPORARY GUARDIAN FOR HIS OR HER MINOR CHILD IN THE EVENT OF THE DEATH OF THE PARENT. B. Ballinger Status
HB1880 CONCERNING THE DISTRICT COURTS OF INDEPENDENCE, FULTON, AND IZARD COUNTIES. Dalby Status
HB1810 TO PROVIDE FOR QUALIFIED SPOUSAL TRUSTS IN ARKANSAS. Penzo Status
HB1802 TO REVISE THE FAMILY SUPPORT CHART TO REFLECT PAYOR AND RECIPIENT INCOME. Lowery Status
HB1789 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF TRAFFICKING; AND TO CREATE AN OFFENSE FOR THE UNLAWFUL SOLICITATION FOR THE RELINQUISHMENT OF PARENTAL RIGHTS. Penzo Status
HB1762 TO AMEND THE QUALIFICATIONS OF A GUARDIAN. Crawford Status
SB662 TO CREATE THE CHILD WELFARE OMBUDSMAN DIVISION WITHIN THE ARKANSAS CHILD ABUSE/RAPE/DOMESTIC VIOLENCE COMMISSION. A. Clark Status
SB661 CONCERNING THE POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA BY A FIRST-TIME OFFENDER; AND CONCERNING THE POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. Bond Status
SB484 CONCERNING THE DEFENSE OF A PERSON WITH THE USE OF PHYSICAL FORCE OR DEADLY FORCE. B. Ballinger Status
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
SB658 CONCERNING CIRCUIT COURT JUDGES, PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS, AND THE JUDICIARY; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. Hester Status
HB1866 CONCERNING EXECUTIVE CLEMENCY, PARDON, AND COMMUTATION OF SENTENCE. Petty Status
HB1809 TO CREATE AN ADDITIONAL TERM OF IMPRISONMENT FOR OFFENSES THAT CONSTITUTE SERIOUS ACTS OF VIOLENCE AGAINST A PERSON AT A CHURCH OR OTHER PLACE OF WORSHIP. Love Status
HB1755 CONCERNING THE PUNITIVE ISOLATION OR SOLITARY CONFINEMENT OF INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE UNDER EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE. Scott Status
HB1732 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING GARNISHMENT AGAINST THE STATE OR A SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE; AND TO ALLOW FOR INCOME TAX REFUNDS TO BE SUBJECT TO GARNISHMENT BY JUDGMENT CREDITORS. Womack Status
SB503 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF PHYSICIAN-ASSISTED SUICIDE. Bledsoe Status
SB352 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING PROTECTIONS FOR CHILD WELFARE AGENCIES. A. Clark Status
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
HB1759 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING JOINT CUSTODY AND THE MODIFICATION OF A CHILD CUSTODY DECREE. Hawks Status
HB1831 TO AMEND THE COMPREHENSIVE CRIMINAL RECORD SEALING ACT OF 2013. Boyd Status
HB1814 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF HARASSING COMMUNICATIONS. Rushing Status
SB344 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE FILING OF A MECHANIC'S OR MATERIALMAN'S LIEN. B. Ballinger Status
SB647 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING STATE REIMBURSEMENTS ADMINISTERED BY THE ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF THE COURTS. Irvin Status
SB503 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF PHYSICIAN-ASSISTED SUICIDE. Bledsoe Status
HB1612 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING CHILD SUPPORT AND THE CENTRALIZED CLEARINGHOUSE. Maddox Status
SB646 CONCERNING CONFIDENTIAL AND PRIVILEGED RECORDS OF THE STATE CRIME LABORATORY. G. Leding Status
SB558 TO REPEAL ARKANSAS CODE § 16-30-104 CONCERNING THE CONTRACTUAL WAIVER OF A JURY TRIAL; TO MAKE THE REPEAL OF ARKANSAS CODE § 16-30-104 RETROACTIVE; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. G. Stubblefield Status
Monday, March 25, 2019
HB1782 CONCERNING COURT COSTS AND FEES FOR SPECIALTY COURT IN THE STATE'S DISTRICT COURTS. Capp Status
HB1781 CONCERNING A FEE ASSESSED BY THE DISTRICT COURT TO DRAW, ISSUE, OR SEAL A SUMMONS OR SUBPOENA. Capp Status
HB1765 TO ESTABLISH THE UNIFORM DIRECTED TRUST ACT. Maddox Status
HB1708 TO END CHILD MARRIAGE; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE MINIMUM AGE REQUIREMENT FOR MARRIAGE. V. Flowers Status
HB1695 TO PROTECT CHILDREN WHO ARE BEING TRAFFICKED FROM BEING PROSECUTED FOR PROSTITUTION. Scott Status
HB1634 TO INCLUDE ACTS COMMITTED BY A VICTIM OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING UNDER THE STATE'S RAPE SHIELD LAW. Petty Status
SB630 CONCERNING THE COMPENSATION OF A RETIRED JUDGE APPOINTED TO TEMPORARY SERVICE; CONCERNING THE RECUSAL OF A CIRCUIT COURT JUDGE; AND CONCERNING THE JUDICIARY. G. Stubblefield Status
HB1662 REGARDING THE SALARIES OF PERSONNEL AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS OF VARIOUS DISTRICT COURTS. Dalby Status
SB545 TO ESTABLISH RECOVERY OF DAMAGES FOR NECESSARY MEDICAL CARE, TREATMENT, OR SERVICES RENDERED. Irvin Status
SB625 TO ALLOW A PARENT TO APPOINT A TEMPORARY GUARDIAN FOR HIS OR HER MINOR CHILD IN THE EVENT OF THE DEATH OF THE PARENT. B. Ballinger Status
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
SB623 TO REMOVE A DRIVER'S LICENSE SUSPENSION OR REVOCATION AS AN AVAILABLE PENALTY FOR AN OFFENSE NOT RELATED TO DRIVING A MOTOR VEHICLE. A. Clark Status
HB1792 CONCERNING THE COMPETENCY OF A PERSON AWAITING EXECUTION FOR A CAPITAL OFFENSE. Gazaway Status
SB617 REPEALING THE LAW CONCERNING THE ARKANSAS COALITION FOR JUVENILE JUSTICE. Irvin Status
SB612 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF UNLAWFUL USE OF AN UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEM; TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE". J. Cooper Status
SB319 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING EMINENT DOMAIN; AND TO ADD NEW DEFINITIONS UNDER EMINENT DOMAIN. B. Ballinger Status
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
HB1799 TO CREATE "TARA'S LAW"; AND TO AMEND GRANDPARENTS' RIGHTS IN CUSTODY AND VISITATION MATTERS. Rushing Status
HB1720 CONCERNING CRIMINAL LIABILITY FOR THEFT OF OIL AND GAS EQUIPMENT AND PETROLEUM-RELATED PROPERTY; AND TO MAKE ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGES AND TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS. Jean Status
SB609 TO CREATE THE OFFENSE OF CHILD LABOR TRAFFICKING. Irvin Status
SB610 TO BE KNOWN AS "SARA'S LAW"; CONCERNING THE SENTENCING OF A JUVENILE. Irvin Status
SB608 TO AMEND THE FAIR SENTENCING FOR MINORS ACT OF 2017. Irvin Status
SB607 CONCERNING THE SENTENCING OF A JUVENILE OFFENDER. Irvin Status
Monday, March 18, 2019
HB1791 CONCERNING THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY FOR THE THIRTEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT. Barker Status
HB1754 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF FURNISHING, POSSESSING, OR USING PROHIBITED ARTICLES. Gazaway Status
HB1686 TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "MARITAL PROPERTY" FOR PURPOSES OF DIVISION OF PROPERTY IN AN ACTION FOR DIVORCE. A. Collins Status
HB1679 CONCERNING THE ISSUANCE OF AN ARREST WARRANT BY A JUDGE OR MAGISTRATE. Gazaway Status
SB109 TO AMEND THE OFFENSE OF BATTERY IN THE FIRST DEGREE; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. Irvin Status
SB537 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE CHILD MALTREATMENT INVESTIGATIONS OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE. A. Clark Status
SB580 REQUIRING THAT ALL CUSTODIAL INTERVIEWS AND INTERROGATIONS BE RECORDED BY AUDIO AND VISUAL MEDIA, IF AVAILABLE. A. Clark Status
SB579 TO REQUIRE THE DISCLOSURE OF ALL EVIDENCE IN THE POSSESSION OF THE STATE TO A CRIMINAL DEFENDANT, WHETHER THE EVIDENCE IS INCULPATORY, EXCULPATORY, OR NEITHER INCULPATORY NOR EXCULPATORY. A. Clark Status
SB578 TO REMOVE A DRIVER'S LICENSE SUSPENSION OR REVOCATION AS AN AVAILABLE PENALTY FOR OFFENSES NOT RELATED TO DRIVING A MOTOR VEHICLE. A. Clark Status
Thursday, March 14, 2019
HB1488 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE ADOPTION PROCESS WHEN A LICENSED CHILD PLACEMENT AGENCY IS NOT USED; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. Penzo Status
HB1548 CONCERNING THE COST OF A MENTAL HEALTH EXAMINATION OF A CRIMINAL DEFENDANT. Gonzales Status
SB250 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING EDUCATIONAL NEGLECT; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING REPORTS OF EDUCATIONAL NEGLECT MADE TO THE CHILD ABUSE HOTLINE. A. Clark Status
SB568 CONCERNING THE TWENTY-FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT; CONCERNING DISTRICT COURT JUDGES; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. Caldwell Status
SB569 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF BATTERY IN THE THIRD DEGREE; AND CONCERNING BATTERY AGAINST A PREGNANT WOMAN. T. Garner Status
SB570 TO PROVIDE FOR ADDITIONAL CIRCUIT JUDGESHIPS FOR CERTAIN JUDICIAL DISTRICTS. Hester Status
HB1662 REGARDING THE SALARIES OF PERSONNEL AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS OF VARIOUS DISTRICT COURTS. Dalby Status
SB279 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING CONDEMNATION ACTIONS; AND TO AUTHORIZE THE CALCULATION OF ATTORNEY'S FEES ON AN HOURLY BASIS. M. Pitsch Status
SB280 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING COMPENSATION AWARDED IN A CONDEMNATION ACTION. M. Pitsch Status
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
HB1625 TO CREATE THE OFFENSE OF ENCOURAGING THE SUICIDE OF ANOTHER PERSON. Gazaway Status
SB558 TO REPEAL ARKANSAS CODE § 16-30-104 CONCERNING THE CONTRACTUAL WAIVER OF A JURY TRIAL; TO MAKE THE REPEAL OF ARKANSAS CODE § 16-30-104 RETROACTIVE; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. G. Stubblefield Status
HB1411 CONCERNING THE DEFINITION OF "MOTOR VEHICLE" UNDER THE OMNIBUS DWI OR BWI ACT; AND CONCERNING A TEST FOR BLOOD ALCOHOL CONTENT WHEN A MOTOR VEHICLE OR BOATING ACCIDENT OCCURS. Burch Status
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
SB552 CONCERNING THE REORGANIZATION OF LOCAL DISTRICT COURTS INTO STATE DISTRICT COURTS. Teague Status
SB551 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING RESTRICTIVE COVENANTS; AND TO AUTHORIZE THE TERMINATION OF CERTAIN RESTRICTIVE COVENANTS. J. English Status
SB547 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE DIVISION OF PROPERTY IN AN ACTION FOR DIVORCE. B. Johnson Status
SB545 TO ESTABLISH RECOVERY OF DAMAGES FOR NECESSARY MEDICAL CARE, TREATMENT, OR SERVICES RENDERED. Irvin Status
SB544 TO ESTABLISH PREJUDGMENT AND POST-JUDGMENT INTEREST RATES. Irvin Status
SB543 TO CLARIFY THE UNIFORM CONTRIBUTION AMONG TORTFEASORS ACT. Irvin Status
SB541 RELATING TO THE PRIVILEGE FROM DISCLOSURE TO AUTHORITIES FOR EVIDENCE CONCERNING A SERMON, RELIGIOUS INSTRUCTION, OR RELIGIOUS TEACHING DELIVERED BY A RELIGIOUS LEADER OR MEMBER OF THE CLERGY. T. Garner Status
SB533 TO ESTABLISH RECOVERY OF DAMAGES FOR NECESSARY MEDICAL CARE, TREATMENT, OR SERVICES RENDERED. Irvin Status
SB532 TO ESTABLISH PREJUDGMENT AND POST-JUDGMENT INTEREST RATES. Irvin Status
SB531 TO CLARIFY THE UNIFORM CONTRIBUTION AMONG TORTFEASORS ACT; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. Irvin Status
Thursday, March 7, 2019
SB517 CONCERNING LIFE SENTENCES IMPOSED FOR NONVIOLENT FELONY OFFENSES INVOLVING A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE; CONCERNING CRIMINAL SENTENCES; ESTABLISHING RETROACTIVE APPLICABILITY FOR CERTAIN SENTENCES. Bond Status
HB1643 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING PUTATIVE PARENTS UNDER THE ARKANSAS JUVENILE CODE OF 1989; TO AMEND THE LAW ON THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING TRIAL HOME PLACEMENTS. Burch Status
HB1620 TO CREATE THE ARKANSAS CYCLING ACTIVITIES ACT. Dotson Status
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
SB318 TO PROHIBIT UNLAWFUL FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION OF A MINOR; TO CREATE AWARENESS PROGRAMS CONCERNING AND STATISTICAL TRACKING OF UNLAWFUL FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. B. Davis Status
HB1673 CONCERNING THE ISSUANCE OF A NO CONTACT ORDER. Petty Status
HB1646 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF UNLAWFUL USE OF AN UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEM; TO AMEND THE DEFINITIONS OF "CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE" AND "UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEM". Christiansen Status
HB1662 REGARDING THE SALARIES OF PERSONNEL AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS OF VARIOUS DISTRICT COURTS. Dalby Status
HB1633 TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING WITNESS INTIMIDATION, RETALIATION, TAMPERING WITH EVIDENCE, JURY TAMPERING, AND BRIBERY. Tosh Status
HB1610 AMENDING THE SENTENCING RANGE FOR THE OFFENSE OF BATTERY IN THE SECOND DEGREE. Gazaway Status
HB1609 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA. Gazaway Status
HB1550 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF ABSCONDING. Maddox Status
HB1506 TO IMPOSE A CRIMINAL PENALTY FOR THEFT OF DECORATIVE OR MEMORIAL ITEMS FROM A CEMETERY OR GRAVE SITE. Beck Status
SB511 CONCERNING THE THIRTIETH JUDICIAL DISTRICT; AND CONCERNING LONOKE COUNTY STATE DISTRICT COURT AS IT WILL BE CONSTITUTED IN 2021. Hill Status
SB507 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE CONSIDERATION OF THE PREFERENCE OF A CHILD IN A CHILD CUSTODY PROCEEDING. L. Chesterfield Status
SB503 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF PHYSICIAN-ASSISTED SUICIDE. Bledsoe Status
SB500 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE CUSTODIAL INTERROGATION OF MINORS. G. Leding Status
SB319 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING EMINENT DOMAIN; AND TO ADD NEW DEFINITIONS UNDER EMINENT DOMAIN. B. Ballinger Status
SB313 REQUIRING THE PAROLE BOARD TO ISSUE AND RELEASE FINDINGS OF FACT WHEN IT DENIES PAROLE OR TRANSFER TO A PERSON OTHERWISE ELIGIBLE FOR RELEASE ON PAROLE OR TRANSFER FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION. Elliott Status
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
SB10 PROHIBITING A REGISTERED SEX OFFENDER FROM PARTICIPATING IN CERTAIN HALLOWEEN-RELATED ACTIVITIES. T. Garner Status
HB1518 CONCERNING HEMP-DERIVED CANNABIDIOL. Boyd Status
HB1497 CREATING CIVIL IMMUNITY FOR OWNERS OF STOLEN AGRICULTURAL EQUIPMENT OR AN OFF-ROAD VEHICLE WHEN AN OFFENSE IS COMMITTED BY ANOTHER PERSON WHO STEALS THE OWNER'S AGRICULTURAL EQUIPMENT OR OTHER OFF-ROAD VEHICLE. Vaught Status
HB1470 CONCERNING MANDATED REPORTERS UNDER THE ADULT AND LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY RESIDENT MALTREATMENT ACT AND THE CHILD MALTREATMENT ACT; AMENDING THE LAW ON PROTECTIVE CUSTODY; AND TO AMEND THE LAW ON INVESTIGATIVE DETERMINATIONS. C. Fite Status
HB1469 TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "FOSTER HOME" UNDER THE CHILD WELFARE AGENCY LICENSING ACT; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING FOSTER HOMES. C. Fite Status
HB1379 TO RECONCILE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE OFFENSES OF DOMESTIC BATTERING IN THE FIRST DEGREE AND BATTERY IN THE FIRST DEGREE; AND TO INCREASE THE PENALTIES FOR BATTERY OFFENSES UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES. C. Fite Status
HB1424 TO AUTHORIZE THE PURCHASE OF BURIAL SERVICES BY THE PUBLIC GUARDIAN FOR ADULTS; AND TO CLARIFY THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE PUBLIC GUARDIAN FOR ADULTS AFTER THE DEATH OF A WARD. Capp Status
SB496 TO AMEND PROVISIONS OF THE LAW CONCERNING ALIMONY SUPPORT. B. Ballinger Status
Monday, March 4, 2019
SB484 CONCERNING THE DEFENSE OF A PERSON WITH THE USE OF PHYSICAL FORCE OR DEADLY FORCE. B. Ballinger Status
SB474 CREATING A CIVIL CAUSE OF ACTION AGAINST A PERSON THAT ENGAGES IN TELEPHONE CALLER IDENTIFICATION SPOOFING. T. Garner Status
SB469 CONCERNING THE LIABILITY OF CERTAIN INDIVIDUALS WITH AN INTEREST IN REAL PROPERTY FOR THE CRIMINAL ACTS OF THIRD PARTIES; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. B. Ballinger Status
SB464 TO ENSURE THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF CERTAIN PROCEDURES INVOLVED IN THE EXECUTION OF A PERSON FOR A CAPITAL OFFENSE. Hester Status
SB313 REQUIRING THE PAROLE BOARD TO ISSUE AND RELEASE FINDINGS OF FACT WHEN IT DENIES PAROLE OR TRANSFER TO A PERSON OTHERWISE ELIGIBLE FOR RELEASE ON PAROLE OR TRANSFER FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION. Elliott Status
Thursday, February 28, 2019
HB1437 CONCERNING SCHOOL SAFETY. Dalby Status
HB1380 CREATING A PRIVILEGE OF COMMUNICATION BETWEEN A VICTIM OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND THE PERSONNEL OF A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTER OR CENTER; AND TO MAKE CONFIDENTIAL COMMUNICATIONS BETWEEN A VICTIM AND A VICTIM ADVOCATE. C. Fite Status
SB169 CONCERNING THE TERM OF A DISTRICT JUDGE. S. Flowers Status
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
SB451 TO AMEND THE LAWS REGARDING CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS FOR PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS TO OBTAIN CONSISTENCY REGARDING CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS AND DISQUALIFYING OFFENSES FOR LICENSURE. J. Cooper Status
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
SB90 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING EVIDENCE PRESENTED DURING PROBABLE CAUSE HEARINGS HELD UNDER THE ARKANSAS JUVENILE CODE OF 1989. A. Clark Status
SB9 GRANTING A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER EMPLOYED WITH THE SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION OR THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE THE AUTHORITY TO ARREST. T. Garner Status
Monday, February 25, 2019
HB1466 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING ISSUES REQUIRING COURT APPROVAL UNDER THE ADULT MALTREATMENT CUSTODY ACT. Burch Status
HB1438 CONCERNING THE OFFENSES OF VOYEURISM AND VIDEO VOYEURISM AND PERSONS WHO COMMIT REPEAT OFFENSES. Hawks Status
HB1369 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF FAILURE TO APPEAR; AND TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "PENDING CHARGE". Capp Status
HB1367 CONCERNING THE SENTENCING PROCEDURE FOR A PERSON CONVICTED OF DRIVING OR BOATING WHILE INTOXICATED. Capp Status
HB1347 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF UNLAWFUL USE OF AN UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEM; AND TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEM". Maddox Status
HB1280 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF PUBLIC INTOXICATION. Gazaway Status
SB403 CONCERNING THE DISPOSITION OF A SEIZED AND FORFEITED FIREARM. Irvin Status
SB402 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF VIOLATION OF AN ORDER OF PROTECTION. G. Leding Status
SB174 TO REQUIRE MANDATORY ELECTRONIC PRESCRIBING FOR CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES. K. Hammer Status
SB308 TO BE KNOWN AS "THE CIVIL ASSET FORFEITURE REFORM ACT OF 2019"; AND CONCERNING ASSET FORFEITURE IN CRIMINAL CASES. Hester Status
SB287 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING CHILD MALTREATMENT INVESTIGATIONS AND THE PLACEMENT OF A NAME ON THE CHILD MALTREATMENT CENTRAL REGISTRY; AND TO REPEAL CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF THE CHILD MALTREATMENT ACT. A. Clark Status
SB83 TO AMEND THE REQUIREMENTS FOR UNSUPERVISED VISITATION; AND TO ADDRESS THE TIMELY ENTRY OF ORDERS UNDER THE ARKANSAS JUVENILE CODE OF 1989. A. Clark Status
Thursday, February 21, 2019
HB1411 CONCERNING THE DEFINITION OF "MOTOR VEHICLE" UNDER THE OMNIBUS DWI OR BWI ACT; AND CONCERNING A TEST FOR BLOOD ALCOHOL CONTENT WHEN A MOTOR VEHICLE OR BOATING ACCIDENT OCCURS. Burch Status
HB1389 TO AMEND STATUTES CONCERNING THEFT OF PROPERTY; AND TO CLARIFY THAT A BACKUP DEEP CYCLE BATTERY IS UTILITY PROPERTY. C. Fite Status
HB1384 TO CLARIFY WHEN THE DIVISION OF YOUTH SERVICES MAY RELEASE INFORMATION ABOUT A JUVENILE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC. C. Fite Status
HB1126 CONCERNING A VICTIM IMPACT STATEMENT IN A CRIMINAL TRIAL. Evans Status
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
SB378 TO BE KNOWN AS THE "PAROLE EQUITY ACT. Elliott Status
SB314 CONCERNING PRIVILEGED COMMUNICATIONS MADE TO A CERTIFIED PEER SUPPORT MEMBER BY AN EMERGENCY RESPONDER. B. Sample Status
Monday, February 18, 2019
HB1403 CONCERNING THE SENTENCE ENHANCEMENT AVAILABLE AGAINST A PERSON WHO COMMITS CERTAIN OFFENSES IN THE PRESENCE OF A CHILD; AND TO ADD CERTAIN OFFENSES ELIGIBLE FOR THE SENTENCE ENHANCEMENT. McCullough Status
SB352 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING PROTECTIONS FOR CHILD WELFARE AGENCIES. A. Clark Status
SB351 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS OF A SEX OFFENDER. A. Clark Status
SB350 CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR AN UNLAWFUL AUTOMATED TELEPHONE SOLICITATION T. Garner Status
Thursday, February 14, 2019
SB344 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE FILING OF A MECHANIC'S OR MATERIALMAN'S LIEN. B. Ballinger Status
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
SB314 CONCERNING PRIVILEGED COMMUNICATIONS MADE TO A CERTIFIED PEER SUPPORT MEMBER BY AN EMERGENCY RESPONDER. B. Sample Status
SB318 TO PROHIBIT UNLAWFUL FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION OF A MINOR; TO CREATE AWARENESS PROGRAMS CONCERNING AND STATISTICAL TRACKING OF UNLAWFUL FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. B. Davis Status
SB319 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING EMINENT DOMAIN; AND TO ADD NEW DEFINITIONS UNDER EMINENT DOMAIN. B. Ballinger Status
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
SB313 REQUIRING THE PAROLE BOARD TO ISSUE AND RELEASE FINDINGS OF FACT WHEN IT DENIES PAROLE OR TRANSFER TO A PERSON OTHERWISE ELIGIBLE FOR RELEASE ON PAROLE OR TRANSFER FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION. Elliott Status
SB311 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE DISQUALIFICATION OF JUDGES. A. Clark Status
SB287 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING CHILD MALTREATMENT INVESTIGATIONS AND THE PLACEMENT OF A NAME ON THE CHILD MALTREATMENT CENTRAL REGISTRY; AND TO REPEAL CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF THE CHILD MALTREATMENT ACT. A. Clark Status
SB308 TO BE KNOWN AS "THE CIVIL ASSET FORFEITURE REFORM ACT OF 2019"; AND CONCERNING ASSET FORFEITURE IN CRIMINAL CASES. Hester Status
Monday, February 11, 2019
SB305 CONCERNING THE OFFENSES OF AGGRAVATED ASSAULT AND AGGRAVATED ASSAULT ON A FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD MEMBER. G. Leding Status
Thursday, February 7, 2019
SB207 PROHIBITING A PERSON REQUIRED TO REGISTER AS A SEX OFFENDER FROM BEING A FIREFIGHTER FOR A VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT. Irvin Status
SB280 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING COMPENSATION AWARDED IN A CONDEMNATION ACTION. M. Pitsch Status
SB279 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING CONDEMNATION ACTIONS; AND TO AUTHORIZE THE CALCULATION OF ATTORNEY'S FEES ON AN HOURLY BASIS. M. Pitsch Status
SB283 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE PARTITION AND SALE OF LAND; AND TO REPEAL THE UNIFORM PARTITION OF HEIRS PROPERTY ACT. T. Garner Status
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
HB1023 CONCERNING THE ENTRY UPON A SCHOOL CAMPUS BY A PERSON WHO IS REQUIRED TO REGISTER AS A SEX OFFENDER. Warren Status
SB147 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING ALIMONY SUPPORT. B. Ballinger Status
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
HB1233 CONCERNING AT WHAT POINT A PROBATIONER'S PROBATION BEGINS AND AT WHAT POINT IN THE SENTENCING PROCESS THE SUPERVISION OF A PROBATIONER BY THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY CORRECTION BEGINS. Petty Status
SB266 CONCERNING THE DISSEMINATION OF A PERSON'S CRIMINAL HISTORY INFORMATION. Irvin Status
SB174 TO REQUIRE MANDATORY ELECTRONIC PRESCRIBING FOR CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES. K. Hammer Status
SB152 AN ACT RESTORING ARKANSAS FAMILIES. Irvin Status
Monday, February 4, 2019
HB1243 CONCERNING THE SUPERVISION FEE PAID BY A PROBATIONER OR PAROLEE TO THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY CORRECTION. Tosh Status
HB1147 TO PERMIT THE REOPENING OF A CIRCUIT COURT CASE WITHOUT THE PAYMENT OF A FILING FEE IN ORDER TO ENFORCE A MONETARY JUDGMENT. Capp Status
HB1022 CONCERNING THE CIVIL AND CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF MANDATED REPORTERS WHO ACT IN GOOD FAITH. Dotson Status
SB254 CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF IMPROPER USE OF THE STATE SEAL; AND TO PROHIBIT THE USE OF THE STATE SEAL IN A CAMPAIGN. Irvin Status
SB251 CONCERNING THE PAROLE OF A PERSON WHO WAS RELEASED OR IS SCHEDULED TO BE RELEASED UNDER THE FAIR SENTENCING FOR MINORS ACT OF 2017. Irvin Status
SB250 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING EDUCATIONAL NEGLECT; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING REPORTS OF EDUCATIONAL NEGLECT MADE TO THE CHILD ABUSE HOTLINE. A. Clark Status
SB237 CONCERNING THE JAIL BOOKING AND ADMINISTRATION FEE; TO CREATE THE LAW ENFORCEMENT TRAINING FUND; AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE FUNDING OF LAW ENFORCEMENT TRAINING AND OTHER LAW ENFORCEMENT PURPOSES. Caldwell Status
SB230 CREATING A STATUTORY CIVIL ACTION FOR INVASION OF PRIVACY. K. Hammer Status
SB139 TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING VENUE IN THE JUDICIARY; TO PROMOTE EFFICIENT VENUE TRANSFER; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. M. Johnson Status
Thursday, January 31, 2019
SB227 CONCERNING THE RECORDING AND INDEXING OF COURT PROCEEDINGS; AND TO PERMIT THE ELECTRONIC AND INTERNET-BASED INDEXING OF CERTAIN COURT DOCUMENTS. M. Pitsch Status
HB1239 CONCERNING A WARRANTLESS SEARCH BY A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER IN A GARAGE OR OUTBUILDING ON THE PROPERTY OF A PROBATIONER'S OR PAROLEE'S RESIDENCE. Petty Status
HB1238 CONCERNING THE TIME PERIOD APPLICABLE FOR AN APPLICATION FOR DISCHARGE OF A SENTENCE. Petty Status
HB1235 CONCERNING THE PAYMENT OF COSTS AND FEES ORDERED BY A COURT. Petty Status
HB1234 CONCERNING THE PAYMENT OF FINES, FEES, AND COSTS LEVIED BY THE INTERSTATE COMMISSION FOR ADULT OFFENDER SUPERVISION. Petty Status
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
SB207 PROHIBITING A PERSON REQUIRED TO REGISTER AS A SEX OFFENDER FROM BEING A FIREFIGHTER FOR A VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT. Irvin Status
SB206 CONCERNING THE TERMINATION OF A PERSON'S OBLIGATION TO REGISTER AS A SEX OFFENDER; AND CONCERNING LIFETIME REGISTRATION FOR CERTAIN REPEAT OFFENDERS. Irvin Status
SB198 REQUIRING THAT THE ARKANSAS COMMISSION ON LAW ENFORCEMENT STANDARDS AND TRAINING CONDUCT A STUDY ON THE FEASIBILITY OF A SCHOOL DISTRICT BEING ALLOWED TO ESTABLISH ITS OWN LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY. B. Ballinger Status
SB8 TO PROHIBIT A REGISTERED SEX OFFENDER FROM RECORDING A PERSON UNDER FOURTEEN (14) YEARS OF AGE IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES; AND TO PROHIBIT THE UNLAWFUL USE OF A RECORDING OF A PERSON UNDER FOURTEEN (14) YEARS OF AGE ONLINE. T. Garner Status
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
SB91 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE RESUMPTION OF SERVICES FOR CERTAIN PARENTS. A. Clark Status
SB90 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING EVIDENCE PRESENTED DURING PROBABLE CAUSE HEARINGS HELD UNDER THE ARKANSAS JUVENILE CODE OF 1989. A. Clark Status
SB87 TO DEFINE "IMMINENT HARM" UNDER THE ARKANSAS JUVENILE CODE OF 1989 AND THE CHILD MALTREATMENT ACT. A. Clark Status
SB82 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING REPORTS FILED WITH THE COURT BEFORE A HEARING HELD UNDER THE ARKANSAS JUVENILE CODE OF 1989. A. Clark Status
Monday, January 28, 2019
SB191 TO CREATE THE COURT OR JURY FINDING OF GUILTY BUT WITH A MENTAL ILLNESS; CONCERNING THE AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSE OF NOT GUILTY BY WAY OF MENTAL DISEASE OR DEFECT; AND CONCERNING CLAIMS OF INSANITY BY A CRIMINAL DEFENDANT. Rapert Status
HB1218 CONCERNING THE SERVICES OFFERED TO LAW ENFORCEMENT BY THE STATE CRIME LABORATORY. Tosh Status
HB1067 CONCERNING THE ASSESSMENT AND COLLECTION OF COURT FINES AND COURT COSTS. C. Fite Status
SB183 TO PROHIBIT CERTAIN REGISTERED SEX OFFENDERS FROM HOLDING A POSITION OF PUBLIC TRUST. A. Clark Status
SB177 CONCERNING SEX OFFENDER REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS. T. Garner Status
SB174 TO REQUIRE MANDATORY ELECTRONIC PRESCRIBING FOR CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES. K. Hammer Status
Thursday, January 24, 2019
HB1016 CONCERNING THE TIME PERIOD BEFORE WHICH A COURT MAY GRANT A UNIFORM PETITION TO SEAL A CRIMINAL RECORD. Capp Status
SB169 CONCERNING THE TERM OF A DISTRICT JUDGE. S. Flowers Status
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
SB152 AN ACT RESTORING ARKANSAS FAMILIES. Irvin Status
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
SB147 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING ALIMONY SUPPORT. B. Ballinger Status
SB139 TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING VENUE IN THE JUDICIARY; TO PROMOTE EFFICIENT VENUE TRANSFER; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. M. Johnson Status
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
SB109 TO AMEND THE OFFENSE OF BATTERY IN THE FIRST DEGREE; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. Irvin Status
Monday, January 14, 2019
SB91 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE RESUMPTION OF SERVICES FOR CERTAIN PARENTS. A. Clark Status
SB90 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING EVIDENCE PRESENTED DURING PROBABLE CAUSE HEARINGS HELD UNDER THE ARKANSAS JUVENILE CODE OF 1989. A. Clark Status
SB89 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE CLOSED AND CONFIDENTIAL NATURE OF RECORDS UNDER THE ARKANSAS JUVENILE CODE OF 1989. A. Clark Status
SB88 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING PETITIONS TO REINSTATE PARENTAL RIGHTS. A. Clark Status
SB87 TO DEFINE "IMMINENT HARM" UNDER THE ARKANSAS JUVENILE CODE OF 1989 AND THE CHILD MALTREATMENT ACT. A. Clark Status
SB86 CONCERNING THE DUTIES OF THE COMMISSION FOR PARENT COUNSEL. A. Clark Status
SB85 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING SERVICE OF A PETITION TO TERMINATE PARENTAL RIGHTS. A. Clark Status
SB84 TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING PERMANENCY GOALS THAT ARE AUTHORIZED BY THE COURT AT A PERMANENCY PLANNING HEARING. A. Clark Status
SB83 TO AMEND THE REQUIREMENTS FOR UNSUPERVISED VISITATION; AND TO ADDRESS THE TIMELY ENTRY OF ORDERS UNDER THE ARKANSAS JUVENILE CODE OF 1989. A. Clark Status
SB82 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING REPORTS FILED WITH THE COURT BEFORE A HEARING HELD UNDER THE ARKANSAS JUVENILE CODE OF 1989. A. Clark Status
SB78 CONCERNING THE FEE TO ATTEND A VICTIM IMPACT PANEL THAT IS REQUIRED BY LAW OF ANY PERSON CONVICTED OF DRIVING OR BOATING WHILE INTOXICATED, REFUSAL TO SUBMIT TO A CHEMICAL TEST, OR POSSESSION OF ALCOHOL BY A MINOR. L. Chesterfield Status
SB14 CONCERNING THE FEE TO ATTEND A VICTIM IMPACT PANEL THAT IS REQUIRED BY LAW OF ANY PERSON CONVICTED OF DRIVING OR BOATING WHILE INTOXICATED, REFUSAL TO SUBMIT TO A CHEMICAL TEST, OR POSSESSION OF ALCOHOL BY A MINOR. L. Chesterfield Status
SB13 CONCERNING DRUG TESTING UNDER THE CHILD MALTREATMENT ACT; CONCERNING CHILD MALTREATMENT INVESTIGATION REPORTS; TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "NEGLECT"; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING INVESTIGATIVE DETERMINATIONS. A. Clark Status
SB12 TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "NEGLECT" AND THE LAW CONCERNING CLOSURES OF CHILD MALTREATMENT INVESTIGATIONS; AND TO MAKE CERTAIN ACTS OF A PARENT, GUARDIAN, CUSTODIAN, OR FOSTER PARENT NONCRIMINAL. A. Clark Status
SB10 PROHIBITING A REGISTERED SEX OFFENDER FROM PARTICIPATING IN CERTAIN HALLOWEEN-RELATED ACTIVITIES. T. Garner Status
SB9 GRANTING A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER EMPLOYED WITH THE SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION OR THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF STATE THE AUTHORITY TO ARREST. T. Garner Status
SB8 TO PROHIBIT A REGISTERED SEX OFFENDER FROM RECORDING A PERSON UNDER FOURTEEN (14) YEARS OF AGE IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES; AND TO PROHIBIT THE UNLAWFUL USE OF A RECORDING OF A PERSON UNDER FOURTEEN (14) YEARS OF AGE ONLINE. T. Garner Status
SB7 TO ALLOW MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO ATTEND HEARINGS HELD UNDER THE ARKANSAS JUVENILE CODE OF 1989. A. Clark Status