JUDICIARY COMMITTEE- HOUSE


Archive of Bills Referred


Bill No.
Bill Subtitle
Sponsor
Thursday, March 4, 2021
BILL: SB357
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
REPEALING A STATUTE PROHIBITING THE POSSESSION OF A FIREARM IN CERTAIN LOCATIONS; AND MAKING TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS.
BILL: HB1653
Sponsor: McCullough
CONCERNING THE REQUIREMENTS THAT NEED TO BE MET BEFORE A SEX OFFENDER CAN HAVE HIS OR HER OBLIGATION TO REGISTER TERMINATED.
BILL: HB1652
Sponsor: McCullough
CONCERNING A PROHIBITION FROM A PERSON REQUIRED TO REGISTER AS A SEX OFFENDER FROM RESIDING WITH A MINOR.
BILL: HB1651
Sponsor: McCullough
CONCERNING THE OFFENSES OF SEXUAL ASSAULT IN THE SECOND DEGREE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT IN THE THIRD DEGREE WHEN COMMITTED BY A MINOR.
BILL: HB1649
Sponsor: Slape
CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF FLEEING.
BILL: HB1648
Sponsor: McKenzie
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE RIGHTS OF INCAPACITATED PERSONS; CONCERNING TEMPORARY GUARDIANSHIPS, INCAPACITY HEARINGS, AND INCAPACITY DETERMINATIONS; AND TO REPEAL THE LAW CONCERNING THE RIGHTS OF RELATIVES.
BILL: HB1646
Sponsor: Cloud
CONCERNING THE DEFINITION OF "PERSON" IN THE ARKANSAS CRIMINAL CODE.
BILL: HB1645
Sponsor: Dalby
TO ADOPT THE UNIFORM CIVIL REMEDIES FOR UNAUTHORIZED DISCLOSURE OF INTIMATE IMAGES ACT.
Wednesday, March 3, 2021
BILL: HB1625
Sponsor: Haak
PROHIBITING A SEX OFFENDER FROM RESIDING NEAR A PUBLICLY OWNED PARK OR TRAIL LOCATED ON AN EASEMENT ON PRIVATE LAND.
BILL: HB1619
Sponsor: Boyd
CONCERNING THE SCHEDULING OF A SCHEDULE VI CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE; AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE DELETION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE FROM SCHEDULE VI.
BILL: HB1618
Sponsor: Richardson
CONCERNING THE RELEASE FROM CUSTODY OF A PERSON ON BAIL OR BY THE ISSUANCE OF A CITATION.
BILL: HB1616
Sponsor: Gazaway
CONCERNING RETIRED DISTRICT COURT JUDGES; AND CONCERNING APPOINTED SPECIAL JUDGES.
Tuesday, March 2, 2021
BILL: HB1609
Sponsor: Gazaway
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE TERMINATION OF A GUARDIANSHIP FOLLOWING THE DEATH OF A WARD OF A PUBLIC GUARDIAN FOR ADULTS.
BILL: HB1608
Sponsor: Gazaway
CONCERNING THE RIGHTS OF WARDS AND PROPOSED WARDS; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING HEARINGS TO DETERMINE WHETHER A PERSON IS INCAPACITATED.
BILL: HB1607
Sponsor: Gazaway
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING TEMPORARY GUARDIANS.
BILL: HB1606
Sponsor: Gazaway
CONCERNING COURT REPORTERS AND TRANSCRIPT FEES.
BILL: HB1605
Sponsor: Gazaway
CONCERNING PAYMENT FOR A COURT TRANSCRIPT.
BILL: HB1604
Sponsor: Gazaway
CONCERNING THE APPLICATION OF THE OFFENSE OF POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA IN REGARDS TO THE HABITUAL OFFENDER SENTENCE ENHANCEMENT; AND CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.
BILL: HB1603
Sponsor: Clowney
CONCERNING DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.
BILL: HB1598
Sponsor: Wardlaw
TO AMEND § 5-73-122; AND CONCERNING THE DEFINITION OF "FACILITY" AS IT IS USED IN REGARD TO THE POSSESSION OF A FIREARM.
BILL: HB1597
Sponsor: Boyd
CONCERNING THE POSSESSION AND USE OF PEPPER SPRAY OR TEAR GAS.
Monday, March 1, 2021
BILL: HB1593
Sponsor: Gazaway
CONCERNING RETIRED PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS CARRYING A CONCEALED HANDGUN.
BILL: HB1590
Sponsor: Gazaway
CONCERNING INSURANCE PROCEEDS OF LIFE, HEALTH, ACCIDENT, AND DISABILITY POLICIES; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: HB1588
Sponsor: Gazaway
TO AMEND THE OFFENSES OF BATTERY IN THE SECOND DEGREE AND DOMESTIC BATTERING IN THE SECOND DEGREE.
BILL: HB1587
Sponsor: Gazaway
CONCERNING HABITUAL OFFENDERS; AND REQUIRING A PERSON CONVICTED AS A HABITUAL OFFENDER TO SERVE A PERIOD OF TIME IN PRISON.
BILL: HB1586
Sponsor: Gazaway
CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF VIDEO VOYEURISM.
BILL: HB1579
Sponsor: B. Smith
TO CREATE THE TERRORISM OFFENDER REGISTRATION ACT OF 2021.
BILL: HB1577
Sponsor: Ladyman
TO PROVIDE FOR A QUALIFIED INCOME TRUST, ALSO KNOWN AS A "MILLER TRUST".
BILL: HB1576
Sponsor: M. Berry
TO PROVIDE FOR THE REDACTION OR SEALING OF VICTIM INFORMATION; AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE REMOVAL OF PUBLIC INFORMATION THAT IDENTIFIES THE VICTIM OF CERTAIN OFFENSES.
Thursday, February 25, 2021
BILL: SB311
Sponsor: C. Tucker
CONCERNING PROBATION AND PAROLE; AND CONCERNING TECHNICAL VIOLATIONS AND LENGTH OF SANCTIONS.
BILL: SB170
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO PROHIBIT THE UNLAWFUL DOXXING OF A MINOR ON SOCIAL MEDIA.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
BILL: HB1561
Sponsor: Gazaway
CONCERNING THE DEFINITION OF "TARGET GROUP" AS IT APPLIES TO COMMUNITY CORRECTION.
BILL: HB1558
Sponsor: L. Fite
CONCERNING A RETIRED LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER AND THE REQUIREMENTS OF A LICENSE TO CARRY A CONCEALED HANDGUN.
BILL: HB1556
Sponsor: Womack
CONCERNING THE LOCATIONS WHERE HANDGUNS MAY BE PROHIBITED; CONCERNING AGE REQUIREMENTS TO POSSESS A HANDGUN; AND TO REPEAL LAWS IN CONFLICT.
BILL: HB1554
Sponsor: Penzo
TO ESTABLISH SAFE HARBOR PROVISIONS FOR VICTIMS OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING; AND TO ESTABLISH AN AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSE.
BILL: HB1550
Sponsor: Dalby
CONCERNING THE SALARIES OF DISTRICT COURT JUDGES AND PERSONNEL FOR CERTAIN DISTRICT COURTS; AND TO REPEAL OBSOLETE LANGUAGE.
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
BILL: HB1542
Sponsor: Bryant
CONCERNING THE OFFENSE OF REFUSAL TO ASSIST A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER; AND CONCERNING THE REFUSAL TO COMPLY WITH A COURT ORDER.
BILL: HB1526
Sponsor: Pilkington
CONCERNING THE DEFENSE OF A PERSON WITH THE USE OF PHYSICAL FORCE OR DEADLY PHYSICAL FORCE.
BILL: HB1525
Sponsor: Lundstrum
CONCERNING THE UNLAWFUL POSSESSION, TRANSPORTATION, AND USE OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA.
Monday, February 22, 2021
BILL: HB1523
Sponsor: Haak
TO BE KNOWN AS THE "ARKANSAS EQUAL JUSTICE UNDER THE LAW ACT OF 2021".
BILL: HB1518
Sponsor: Penzo
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE CREATION OF A TRUST; AND TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING A POWER OF ATTORNEY AS IT RELATES TO THE CREATION AND VALIDITY OF A TRUST.
BILL: HB1511
Sponsor: Wardlaw
CONCERNING VICTIM IMPACT PANEL ATTENDANCE REQUIRED FOR PERSONS WHO COMMIT ALCOHOL-RELATED OFFENSES.
BILL: HB1508
Sponsor: Brown
CONCERNING RIOT OFFENSES AND PUBLIC DEMONSTRATION OFFENSES; CONCERNING OFFENSES COMMITTED AGAINST FIRST RESPONDERS; CONCERNING PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROPERTY OFFENSES; AND CONCERNING PROCEDURES UPON ARREST.
BILL: HB1507
Sponsor: Wooten
CONCERNING A SEX OFFENDER'S ABILITY TO RESIDE WITH A MINOR.
BILL: HB1506
Sponsor: Shepherd
PROHIBITING THE USE OF A HOAX BOMB.
BILL: HB1505
Sponsor: C. Fite
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR A DRIVER WHO FAILS TO REMAIN AT THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT THAT RESULTS IN DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY.
Wednesday, February 10, 2021
BILL: HB1497
Sponsor: Gazaway
EXPANDING THE PERMITTED USE OF COURTHOUSE DOGS FOR VULNERABLE WITNESSES.
BILL: HB1487
Sponsor: Gonzales
CONCERNING BUSINESS LIABILITY FOR A PERSON EXPOSED TO CORONAVIRUS 2019 (COVID-19); AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: HB1486
Sponsor: Gonzales
CONCERNING THE POSSESSION OR STORAGE OF A PERSON'S FIREARM WHEN A PERSON LEAVES HIS OR HER FIREARM INSIDE OF HIS OR HER CAR IN HIS OR HER EMPLOYER'S PARKING LOT.
BILL: HB1470
Sponsor: Scott
CONCERNING SOLITARY CONFINEMENT OR RESTRICTIVE HOUSING FOR PREGNANT OR RECENTLY PREGNANT INMATES OR DETAINEES IN THE DIVISION OF CORRECTION, IN A LOCAL OR REGIONAL DETENTION FACILITY, OR IN A JUVENILE DETENTION FACILITY.
BILL: HB1466
Sponsor: Warren
CONCERNING THE GARLAND COUNTY DISTRICT COURT; AND TO REPEAL OBSOLETE STATUTORY LANGUAGE.
Monday, February 8, 2021
BILL: HB1449
Sponsor: Hawks
TO CREATE "CARMACK'S LAW"; AND CONCERNING THE ABILITY OF A DISTRIBUTEE OF A SMALL ESTATE TO MAKE BANK DEPOSITS ON BEHALF OF A DECEASED PERSON'S ESTATE.
BILL: HB1058
Sponsor: Dalby
TO PERMIT A JUROR TO DONATE HIS OR HER PER DIEM COMPENSATION AND MILEAGE REIMBURSEMENT TO AN ELIGIBLE NONPROFIT ENTITY.
BILL: HB1437
Sponsor: A. Collins
CONCERNING THE UNLAWFUL USE OF A PERSON'S BOOKING PHOTOGRAPH ON A PUBLISH-FOR-PAY WEBSITE.
BILL: HB1435
Sponsor: B. Smith
TO BE KNOWN AS THE "ARKANSAS SOVEREIGNTY ACT OF 2021"; CONCERNING THE RIGHT TO BEAR ARMS IN THE STATE OF ARKANSAS; AND CONCERNING OTHER CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS.
Thursday, February 4, 2021
BILL: HB1425
Sponsor: McGrew
CONCERNING EXPENDITURES FROM THE CIRCUIT COURT AUTOMATION FUND.
BILL: HB1424
Sponsor: B. Smith
CONCERNING THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE OATH OF OFFICE.
BILL: HB1420
Sponsor: Bryant
CONCERNING THE ARKANSAS COURT SECURITY ACT; AND TO ADDRESS COURTS THAT LACK PROPER SECURITY; TO CREATE THE COURT SECURITY FEE.
BILL: HB1417
Sponsor: Cloud
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING SEXUAL ASSAULT IN THE FOURTH DEGREE.
Wednesday, February 3, 2021
BILL: HB1405
Sponsor: Brown
TO PROVIDE FOR MEDICAL SPECIALIST EXAMINATIONS AND FORENSIC ASSESSMENTS DURING A CHILD MALTREATMENT INVESTIGATION.
BILL: HB1386
Sponsor: Gonzales
TO BE KNOWN AS THE "ARKANSAS SECOND AMENDMENT LIBERTIES SAFEGUARDS ACT"; TO REQUIRE STATE AGENCIES AND PUBLIC OFFICERS TO DISREGARD UNCONSTITUTIONAL OVERREACHES OF POWER; AND TO PROTECT THE CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS OF ARKANSANS.
BILL: HB1390
Sponsor: Rye
TO ESTABLISH ARKANSAS AS A SECOND AMENDMENT SANCTUARY STATE; CONCERNING THE RIGHTS OF A PERSON WHO POSSESSES A FIREARM; AND TO REQUIRE RATIFICATION TO RECOGNIZE FEDERAL FIREARMS LAWS.
Rye
BILL: HB1382
Sponsor: Brown
CONCERNING NOTICE TO ALLEGED OFFENDERS OF THE RIGHT TO REQUEST AN ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEW UNDER THE CHILD MALTREATMENT ACT.
BILL: HB1381
Sponsor: Brown
CONCERNING THE RECORDING OF INTERVIEWS OF ALLEGED OFFENDERS UNDER THE CHILD MALTREATMENT ACT.
Thursday, January 28, 2021
BILL: SB173
Sponsor: Rice
CONCERNING THE DEFINITION OF "CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE" IN REGARDS TO THE OFFENSE OF UNLAWFUL USE OF AN UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEM.
BILL: HB1335
Sponsor: Gazaway
EXPANDING THE RIGHTS AFFORDED TO A VICTIM OF A SEX OFFENSE.
BILL: HB1330
Sponsor: Bryant
CONCERNING THE APPOINTMENT OF THE PUBLIC DEFENDER TO REPRESENT A PERSON WHO IS SUFFERING FROM A MENTAL ILLNESS.
BILL: HB1329
Sponsor: Bryant
CONCERNING THE COMPREHENSIVE CRIMINAL RECORD SEALING ACT OF 2013; AND CONCERNING SEALING A FELONY CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE CONVICTION.
BILL: HB1327
Sponsor: Bryant
CONCERNING A CURRENT OR FORMER JUDGE'S ABILITY TO LAWFULLY CARRY A HANDGUN WHERE CARRYING A HANDGUN WOULD OTHERWISE BE PROHIBITED.
BILL: HB1323
Sponsor: Gazaway
TO CREATE THE ARKANSAS IN-LIFE PHOTOGRAPH ACT; AND PERMITTING THE IN-LIFE PHOTOGRAPH OF A CRIME VICTIM TO BE DISPLAYED AT THE TRIAL OF A PERSON ACCUSED OF COMMITTING THE HOMICIDE.
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
BILL: HB1321
Sponsor: Gazaway
CONCERNING OFFENSES COMMITTED AGAINST CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE.
BILL: HB1317
Sponsor: L. Johnson
CONCERNING THE THEFT OF A POSTAL PACKAGE DELIVERED TO A PERSON'S RESIDENCE AND LEFT WITHIN THE CURTILAGE OF THE RESIDENCE; TO MAKE TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
BILL: HB1313
Sponsor: Rye
CONCERNING DAMAGE, DESTRUCTION, OR VANDALISM TO BUILDINGS AND OBJECTS ON THE STATE CAPITOL GROUNDS, ON THE CAPITOL MALL, AND AT THE GOVERNOR'S MANSION,
Rye
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
BILL: HB1276
Sponsor: Underwood
CONCERNING VOLUNTARY PRESUMPTIVE SENTENCING STANDARDS OF A PERSON'S CRIMINAL HISTORY SCORE.
Monday, January 25, 2021
BILL: SB87
Sponsor: Hester
TO CLARIFY THE CRIMINAL OFFENSES THAT WOULD CAUSE THE DENIAL, SUSPENSION, OR REVOCATION OF THE LICENSURE OF A MASSAGE THERAPIST.
BILL: HB1256
Sponsor: Boyd
TO AMEND THE COMPREHENSIVE CRIMINAL RECORD SEALING ACT OF 2013.
Thursday, January 21, 2021
BILL: HB1225
Sponsor: Tollett
CONCERNING THE REORGANIZATION OF THE STATE DISTRICT COURT SYSTEM; AND CONCERNING THE CURRENT FIFTEENTH AND SIXTEENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICTS.
BILL: HB1222
Sponsor: Dalby
CONCERNING THE POSITIONS AND SALARIES OF SUPREME COURT LAW CLERKS AND COURT OF APPEALS LAW CLERKS.
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
BILL: SB24
Sponsor: B. Ballinger
CONCERNING THE DEFENSE OF A PERSON WITH THE USE OF PHYSICAL FORCE OR DEADLY PHYSICAL FORCE.
BILL: HB1213
Sponsor: Maddox
CONCERNING INDIGENT PERSONS AND THE USE OF A PUBLIC DEFENDER.
BILL: HB1204
Sponsor: Tosh
CONCERNING PRIVILEGED COMMUNICATIONS BETWEEN A CERTIFIED PEER SUPPORT MEMBER AND AN EMERGENCY RESPONDER.
Thursday, January 14, 2021
BILL: HB1185
Sponsor: Dalby
CONCERNING THE JUDICIAL OR ADMINISTRATIVE TRANSFER OF AN INMATE TO THE DIVISION OF COMMUNITY CORRECTION.
BILL: HB1184
Sponsor: Dalby
CONCERNING THE DRAWING OF A PERSON'S BLOOD WHEN A PERSON WAS OPERATING OR IN ACTUAL PHYSICAL CONTROL OF A MOTORBOAT OR MOTOR VEHICLE WHILE INTOXICATED.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
BILL: HB1162
Sponsor: Maddox
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING BENEFICIARY DEEDS; AND TO PROHIBIT THE RECOVERY OF BENEFITS AGAINST AN INTEREST ACQUIRED FROM A DECEASED RECIPIENT BY A GRANTEE OF A BENEFICIARY DEED IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
BILL: HB1159
Sponsor: S. Meeks
EXCUSING MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY FROM PARTICIPATING ON A JURY UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES; AND TO PERMIT CERTAIN OLDER ARKANSANS TO DECLINE JURY SERVICE.
BILL: HB1119
Sponsor: Lundstrum
CONCERNING THE FIRST AND SECOND DISTRICTS OF THE STATE DISTRICT COURT SYSTEM; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
Monday, January 11, 2021
BILL: HB1114
Sponsor: Wardlaw
CONCERNING THE SUPERVISION FEE FOR PROBATION AND PAROLE.
BILL: HB1111
Sponsor: Cloud
CONCERNING THE RECOGNITION OF ANOTHER STATE'S LICENSE TO CARRY A CONCEALED HANDGUN.
BILL: HB1100
Sponsor: Evans
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING INDIVIDUALS LISTED AS MANDATED REPORTERS UNDER THE CHILD MALTREATMENT ACT.
BILL: HB1098
Sponsor: Wooten
TO RESTRICT THE CIRCUMSTANCES UNDER WHICH A SEX OFFENDER MAY BE PERMITTED ON OR NEAR THE PREMISES OF A CHILDCARE FACILITY; AND TO REQUIRE NOTICE TO CERTAIN PERSONS WHEN A SEX OFFENDER IS ON THE PREMISES OF A CHILDCARE FACILITY.
BILL: HB1062
Sponsor: L. Fite
TO INCREASE THE LOOKBACK PERIOD FOR PRIOR CONVICTIONS OF BOATING OR DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED FOR THE PURPOSE OF SENTENCE ENHANCEMENT.
BILL: HB1059
Sponsor: Dalby
CONCERNING THE INTRASTATE TRANSFER OF A SPECIALTY COURT PROGRAM PARTICIPANT TO ANOTHER SPECIALTY COURT PROGRAM; TO CREATE A VETERANS TREATMENT SPECIALTY COURT PROGRAM; AND TO CREATE A DWI/BWI SPECIALTY COURT PROGRAM.
BILL: HB1058
Sponsor: Dalby
TO PERMIT A JUROR TO DONATE HIS OR HER PER DIEM COMPENSATION AND MILEAGE REIMBURSEMENT TO AN ELIGIBLE NONPROFIT ENTITY.
BILL: HB1057
Sponsor: Dalby
CONCERNING THE REGISTRATION OF AN OUT-OF-STATE SEX OFFENDER.
BILL: HB1024
Sponsor: Watson
CONCERNING THE THREAT OF OR ACTUAL INTRODUCTION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE INTO THE BODY OF A PREGNANT WOMAN.
BILL: HB1020
Sponsor: Love
CREATING A SENTENCE ENHANCEMENT FOR CERTAIN OFFENSES COMMITTED AGAINST A PERSON DUE TO THE PERSON'S ATTRIBUTES; AND TO REQUIRE AN ANNUAL REPORT CONCERNING THE COMMISSION OF HATE CRIMES IN ARKANSAS.
BILL: HB1019
Sponsor: Rye
TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE CIVIL EVICTION PROCESS; TO CREATE AN EVICTION PROCESS FOR FAILURE TO PAY RENT.
Rye
BILL: HB1015
Sponsor: Rye
CONCERNING THE DAMAGE TO OR DESTRUCTION OF A PUBLIC MONUMENT OR OBJECT OF PUBLIC RESPECT; AND CONCERNING PUBLIC MONUMENTS AND OBJECTS OF PUBLIC RESPECT ON THE GROUNDS OF THE STATE CAPITOL.
Rye
BILL: HB1014
Sponsor: Rye
TO PROHIBIT AND PENALIZE THE DESECRATION OF THE UNITED STATES FLAG.
Rye
BILL: HB1007
Sponsor: Love
TO BE KNOWN AS THE "LAW ENFORCEMENT INTEGRITY ACT OF 2021".
BILL: HB1006
Sponsor: Lowery
TO CREATE THE PARENT-CHILD INTRASTATE RELOCATION ACT.
BILL: HB1005
Sponsor: J. Mayberry
TO ESTABLISH THE SUPPORTED DECISION-MAKING AGREEMENT ACT.
BILL: HB1004
Sponsor: Fortner
PROHIBITING A PERSON REQUIRED TO REGISTER AS A SEX OFFENDER FROM ENTERING CERTAIN LOCATIONS DESIGNED FOR PUBLIC AQUATIC ACTIVITIES.